What If Scientists Could Better Predict When A Volcano Might Erupt?

Published: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 4:01pm
Updated: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 4:07pm

What if scientists could better predict when a volcano might erupt?

Work being done by researchers at ASU could lead to that — they’re tracking the heating history of magma, the molten rock inside the earth. What they’ve found was published in the journal Science earlier this month.

Christy Till is a co-author on that paper. She’s a professor in ASU’s School of Earth and Space Exploration and studies magma.

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