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.
This week we look at a variety of natural hazards, some of which are increasing in frequency or intensity through human activity.
There have been a lot of large earthquakes recently – but does this represent a trend?
This week’s digest looks at earthquakes, volcanoes, and the broader concept of whether we need plate tectonics for a habitable planet.
An earthquake in Indonesia, a lake on Mars, and old ice in the Antarctic – all are included in this week’s geoscience roundup.
This week looks at the sadly topical issue of wildfires, along with the ongoing eruption at Kilauea and a swarm of tiny earthquakes in Washington State.
There are some big names in volcanoes this week – Kilauea, Krakatau and Öraefajökull. And we take a quick look at the question: How cold can it get?
This week’s article looks at landslides in Japan, Iceland and Turkey, a dearth of earthquakes and the situation at Kilauea.
This week there are unintended consequences of the melting of Antarctic ice, plus updates on Kilauea and a look at seismic activity in Iceland.