The explosive secret hidden beneath seemingly trustworthy volcanoes

Posted on: 28 July 2020

July 2020

An international team of volcanologists working on remote islands in the Galápagos Archipelago has found that volcanoes which reliably produce small basaltic lava eruptions hide chemically diverse magmas in their underground plumbing systems – including some with the potential to generate explosive activity.

Extensive media coverage included:

Irish Times

Daily Mail

National Tribune Australia

IFL Science

International Business Times