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Holuhraun volcano with smoke rising from the top

Respiratory disease increased markedly following one of Iceland’s largest volcanic eruptions, a new study has found.

A sandstorm in sub-Saharan Africa

Scientists are using weather forecasts to predict the location and scale of impending meningitis outbreaks in sub-Saharan Africa.

Fish on sea floor

Eroded seabed rocks are providing an essential source of nutrition for drifting marine organisms at the base of the food chain, according to new research.

Photo of processed meat (bacon)

Eating processed meat has been linked with an increased risk of developing dementia.


Anew type of rock created during large and exceptionally hot volcanic eruptions has been discovered beneath the Pacific Ocean.