Participants at a GIFT workshop (Credit: Jane Robb/EGU)

Educational resource Volcanology and geology: an explosion of possibilities

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Volcanology and geology: an explosion of possibilities

Associated divisions
Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Petrology & Volcanology (GMPV)
Natural Hazards (NH)
Seismology (SM)

Language
English

Age groups
11-15
16-18

Type of activities
Classroom
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Description

Professor Stephen Self has been studying volcanoes for more than 40 years. Share his work with students as he explains his studies of ancient flood basalt eruptions and explosive super-eruptions. Included is an interview with Professor Self. The activity sheet includes ‘talking points’ to encourage students to reflect on his research and also provides useful links so students can find out more.