‘Amazing snapshots’ plumb volcanic depths

1 Mar 2019
Dr Ubide and her team have analysed variations in the chemical composition of volcanic crystals

Research shedding light on the internal “plumbing” of volcanoes may help scientists better understand volcanic eruptions and unrest.

The University of Queensland-led study analysed crystals in Italy’s famous Mount Etna to reveal how quickly magma moves to the surface.

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