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Explosive volcanism drove major changes in 'Snowball Earth' Jan 19, 3:23 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 19 (ANI): According to a new research, around 720-640 million years ago, much of the Earth's surface was covered in ice during a glaciation that lasted millions of years. Explosive underwater volcanoes were a major feature of this 'Snowball Earth'.
Volcanoes sparked `Jurassic ice age` Dec 12, 8:13 am
Washington D.C, Dec 12 (ANI): Around 170 million years ago, our world faced an ice-age and now, the scientists are trying to explore the causes behind it.
Supervolcanoes likely triggered externally Nov 5, 7:28 am
Washington D.C, Nov 5 (ANI): According to a recent study, supervolcanoes, massive eruptions with potential global consequences, appear not to follow the conventional volcano mechanics of internal pressure building until the volcano blows.
Did ancient flood volcanoes trigger climate change? Aug 8, 1:37 pm
Washington DC, Aug 8 (ANI): NASA scientists have found evidence pointing towards ancient flood volcanoes to be reason for altered climate.
NPP for enforcing Constitution to end 'inflaming volcanoes' in J-K Jul 18, 12:37 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Asserting that the law and order situation has collapsed after the BJP-PDP alliance came to power in Jammu and Kashmir, National Panthers Party (NPP) leader Bhim Singh on Saturday said that peace and security cannot be restored unless the Indian Constitution is enforced in the state.
Volcanic ash shuts three more airports in Indonesia on Eid eve Jul 17, 1:22 pm
London, July 17 (ANI): Ash coming out from two volcanoes have shut three more airports in Indonesia, in addition to the two shut last week, as millions head home for Eid.
Volcanoes may have caused triggered water flow on early Mars Nov 18, 2:18 pm
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that volcanism and greenhouse gas could have warmed Mars sufficiently, but only for tens or hundreds of years at a time, which could have triggered water flow.
Search for MH370 not thrown up any 'concrete evidence' till date Nov 17, 3:16 pm
Wellington, Nov 17 (ANI): While the search for missing Malaysia airlines flight MH370 may have yielded no results yet, the submersibles scouring the Indian Ocean seabed for wreckage of the plane have reportedly discovered fascinating undersea crevices and inactive volcanoes.
Washington, Sep 09 (ANI): Researchers have recently revealed that volcanoes theory shown in the typical textbooks might not be exactly correct.
Washington, June 28 (ANI): A new research has revealed that tsunami earthquakes may be caused by extinct undersea volcanoes squashed under Earth's crust.
Suspected MH370 debris spotted above undersea volcanoes? Mar 26, 9:53 am
Sydney, Mar. 26 (ANI): The suspected debris from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has been sighted above a giant undersea chain of volcanoes, a leading Australian marine geologist has said.
Volcanoes helped plant and animal species survive ice ages Mar 11, 10:19 am
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Researchers has found evidence that the steam and heat from volcanoes and heated rocks allowed many species of plants and animals to survive past ice ages.
Volcanic eruptions credited for 'global warming pause' Feb 24, 12:05 pm
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that volcanoes have offered "temporary respite" from rising temperatures in recent years.
Dormant volcanoes can become active quickly Feb 17, 10:58 am
Washington, Feb. 17 (ANI): Researchers suggest that the magma sitting 4-5 kilometers beneath the surface of Oregon's Mount Hood has been stored in near-solid conditions for thousands of years, but the time it takes to liquefy and potentially erupt can be as little as a couple of months.
Washington, Jan. 6 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that the risk of eruption of a "supervolcano", hundreds times more powerful than conventional volcanoes -have potential to wipe out civilization - is more likely than believed earlier.
Crocs, volcanoes abound in world's ten deadliest golf courses Nov 17, 2:45 pm
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A reputed British newspaper has taken out a list of the world's ten deadliest golf courses, five of which are present in the United States of America (USA).
Screaming volcanoes' secret explained Jul 15, 10:41 am
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Swarms of small earthquakes sometimes precede a volcanic eruption at such rapid succession that they create a signal called harmonic tremor, which resembles sounds made by various musical instruments, though at frequencies much lower to humans.
Volcanoes in Jupiter's moon Io located 30 to 60 degrees East from where they were predicted Apr 5, 9:42 am
Washington, April 5 (ANI): Concentrations of volcanic activity in Jupiter's moon Io are significantly displaced from where they are expected to be based on models that predict how the moon's interior is heated, according to NASA and European Space Agency researchers.
Megavolcanoes might have led to pre-dinosaur mass extinction Mar 22, 10:34 am
Washington, Mar. 22 (ANI): Scientists believe that a set of gigantic volcanic might have eruptions resulted in the disappearance of half of earth's species 200 million years ago.
Volcanic eruptions halted global warming during 2000-10 Mar 2, 12:49 pm
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): Dozens of volcanoes spewing sulfur dioxide may be the reason why Earth did not warm as much as scientists expected between 2000 and 2010, researchers have claimed.
London, December 3 (ANI): ESA's Venus Express have detected large changes in the sulphur dioxide content of the planet's atmosphere, and astronomers suspect volcanic eruptions behind it.
Modern humans behind Neanderthals' demise Jul 24, 1:30 pm
Johannesburg, July 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that modern humans were probably a greater threat to the Neanderthals than major natural events like extreme cold weather or volcanoes.
Smaller volcanoes could cool Earth's surface Jul 6, 2:42 pm
Washington, July 6 (ANI): Aerosols from relatively small volcanic eruptions can be boosted into the high atmosphere by weather systems such as monsoons, where they can affect global temperatures, a University of Saskatchewan-led international research team has discovered.
Unique microbes discovered in extreme environment Jun 9, 2:00 pm
Washington, June 9 (ANI): A new DNA analysis of rocky soils in the martian-like landscape on some volcanoes in South America has revealed a handful of bacteria, fungi, and other rudimentary organisms, called archaea, which seem to have a different way of converting energy as compared to their counterparts elsewhere in the world.
Supervolcanoes take just hundreds of years to grow May 31, 11:42 am
London, May 31 (ANI): The largest volcanoes on Earth may take as little as a few hundred years to form and erupt, a new study has revealed.
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