Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts
The eruption marks the first time since 1972.
The Calbuco volcano, one of the three most dangerous of the 90 in Chile, has erupted for the first time in 42 years. ...
The winners from NASA's photo competition
Image of China's Piqiang fault lines takes top honours.
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="417"] The winning image in NASA's Tournament Earth photo competition shows ...
Scientists say we can fix the Great Barrier Reef
Six-point plan will help restore reef.
Australia could restore the Great Barrier Reef to its former glory through better policies that focus on science, pro...
World's most active volcano puts on a show
Kilauea is the youngest and most-active Hawaiian volcano.
Lance Page has produced this study of the Kilauea volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii. He writes: "Many in Hawaii re...
Explore the amazing Hang Son Doong cave
Take a quadcopter tour of Vietnam's wonder.
The Hang Son Doong cave in a remote part of central Vietnam near the Laos border, is so big it has an entire jungle g...
New volcano discovered in Colombia
Residents should remain vigilant for warning signs.
https://youtu.be/mIX43uy4Zvg Geologists have discovered a new and potentially dangerous volcano in central Colombi...
What's with the brutally cold weather in Boston?
Polar vortex is pushing freezing cold air to America.
For a second year in a row, North America has shivered through a brutally cold winter – this year with the Northeast ...
What caused North QLDS's earthquake?
Geoscience Australia explains the 5.2 magnitude quake.
We caught up with Geoscience Australia to chat about the magnitude 5.2 earthquake earlier this week, which was centre...
Delta build-up bucks the land-loss trend
Build up is a sharp contrast to the coastline elsewhere.
1984 – the deltas in Atchafalaya Bay. Credit: NASA/Earth Observatory 2014 – the deltas in Atchafalaya Bay. Credit;...
What tectonic plates float on
Dynamite shakes the truth from the Earth's underbelly.
Any geologist will tell you the Earth’s crust is broken into tectonic plates that “float” around like gigantic rafts....
Red Sea grows to become our newest ocean
Tremors explained as 'birthing pains'.
The regular earth tremors felt by people living around the Red Sea are the "birthing pains of Earth's newest ocean – ...
Yellowstone's famous spots have changed
The colour change is thanks to tourists.
Don Pugh – Flickr The image above is from a holiday snap in 1958. The one below of more recent times. The colour c...