Latest Submarine volcano Stories
Predictions that an active underwater volcano located some 300 miles off the Washington and Oregon coasts would erupt sometime this year may have come true, as Axial Seamount appears to have shown signs indicative of an eruption over the past few weeks.
A team of scientists that last year created waves by correctly forecasting the 2011 eruption of Axial Seamount years in advance now says that the undersea volcano located some 250 miles off the Oregon coast gave off clear signals just hours before its impending eruption.
Researchers have been able to capture the rise and collapse of an underwater volcano in the Pacific Ocean for the first time.
Scientists aboard the Royal Research Ship James Cook have discovered a new set of deep-sea volcanic vents in the chilly waters of the Southern Ocean.
Geologists have recently discovered a colossal underwater mountain off the coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra, which they say may be a volcano with devastating potential.
Scientists who have just returned from an expedition to an erupting undersea volcano near the Island of Guam report that the volcano appears to be continuously active,
By TIFFANY, Martin A possible source of precious metals has been found on the ocean floor off the Fiji islands. An Australian-led team discovered a range of thousands of underwater volcanoes, some of which are more than a kilometre high.
Several huge active submarine volcanoes, spreading ridges and rift zones have been discovered northeast of Fiji by a team of Australian and American scientists aboard the Marine National Facility Research Vessel, Southern Surveyor.
Scientists from Durham University will use robots to explore the depths of the Atlantic Ocean to study the growth of underwater volcanoes that build the Earthâ€™s crust.
The ship with all the gadgets and underwater rovers was stationed in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, but for the first time, the scientists directing the expedition were not on board. They sat in rooms thousands of miles away.
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