This week we look at two key connections between different parts of the Earth system — how a hurricane appears on a seismogram, and how volcanoes influence the atmosphere.
Shallow earthquakes that cause damage, deep earthquakes that cause none…oh, and a few minerals, and the end of Kilauea’s eruption. All are in the roundup this week.
This week’ digest looks at what happens if plate tectonics stops, and considers what we can learn about minerals from a Twitter game.
Microplastics are a type of pollution that is spreading across the globe. Very small particles of plastic come from many different sources, and end up in our water supply. What is microplastic?
This week we look at a variety of natural hazards, some of which are increasing in frequency or intensity through human activity.