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Scientists Closer to Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions
Exhaling Earth: Scientists Closer to Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions 6 October 2016 Feature

Sniffing volcano breath may improve forecasts of eruptions New tools measure volcanic carbon…

New Model Simulates Carbon Transport in Earth’s Mantle 18 August 2016 Feature

The depth at which mantle materials melt depends on the elements present in the rock, particularly…

New Estimates of Volatiles in Melt Inclusions 27 July 2016 Feature

During a volcanic eruption, these exsolved magmatic fluids return to the atmosphere. Sometimes,…

Novel Measurements of Carbon Degassing at Arc Volcanoes 25 April 2016 Feature

Directly measuring the gases constituting volcanic plumes is challenging, both technologically and…

New Company Launched to Commercialize Portable Gas Monitoring Instruments 22 February 2016 Feature

Measuring carbon dioxide emissions from deep Earth is a complex and critically important challenge…

Scientists Detect Deep Carbon Emissions Associated with Continental Rifting 19 January 2016 Feature

Scientists believe carbon dioxide (CO2) release into the atmosphere from Earth's interior takes…

Ambrym: A Top Three Worldwide Volcanic Emitter of Deep Carbon Dioxide and Other Magma-Derived Volatiles 15 January 2016 Feature

Improved quantification of the global emissions of deep carbon through volcanism is one key…

Earth’s Glacial Cycles Affect the Deep Carbon Cycle 22 July 2015 Feature

Over geologic time, Earth’s atmosphere has changed. The carbon dioxide concentration of the…

Making Organic Molecules in Hydrothermal Vents in the Absence of Life 9 June 2015 Feature

In 2009, scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA (WHOI) embarked on a NASA-funded…

Measuring Soil CO2 Fluxes in Terceira Island 22 September 2014 Feature

Volcanic release of carbon dioxide into Earth’s atmosphere occurs not only during eruptive periods…

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