A volcano begins as melted rock (magma) which rises from deep inside the earth
toward the surface. As the gas-filled magma rises ...
Volcanoes erupt because of density and pressure. The lower density of the
magma relative to the surrounding rocks causes it to rise (like air bubbles in
Some volcanic eruptions are explosive and other are not. How explosive an
eruption is depends on how runny or sticky the magma is. If magma is thin and ...
Jan 5, 2015 ... The eruption of a volcano can be one of the planet's most destructive events —
spewing huge amounts of rock, gas and ash that can kill people.
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Jun 29, 2013 ... A quick and fun cartoon lesson about volcanoes. Great for teachers and students-
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Find out what the earth make-up is, and how extreme pressure build up inside
the earth forces molten matter to be expelled out to the surface, causing a
Jan 6, 2016 ... A team of volcanologists led by the University of Liverpool have released a
perhaps controversial Nature study on the causes of volcanic ...
A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography covering key facts
about volcanoes and volcanic eruptions.
An erupting volcano can trigger tsunamis, flash floods, earthquakes, mudflows
and ... Lava domes are formed when erupting lava is too thick to flow and makes
There are few geological events that are as dramatic as a volcanic eruption
except maybe a hurricane, tornado or a tsunami. Each is drama.