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Jupiter’s Moon Europa Just Got Even Cooler

There is no moon in the solar system like Jupiter's Europa, with an icy surface and a salty sea that may harbor life. Now, it appears that the moon has plate...

Volcanoes May Be Slowing Down Climate Change

The planet hasn't been warming as much as climate models predicted—and it could be that sulfur emissions from volcanoes are blocking sunlight, cooling the Earth...

And the Most Peaceful Country in the World Is…

Anyone seeking that elusive state of affairs known as ‘peace on Earth’ had better also have an appetite for volcanoes, glaciers and hot springs. Iceland, the...

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Top 10 Famous Volcanoes

After 400 years of dormancy, Indonesia's Mount Sinabung has woken up from its slumber with an eruption that has already displaced 30,000 people. TIME takes a...

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