Popcorn-rocks solve the mystery of the magma chambers

Popcorn-rocks solve the mystery of the magma chambers

Since the 18th century, geologists have struggled to explain how big magma chambers form in the Earth’s crust. In particular, it has been difficult to explain where the surrounding rock goes when the magma intrudes. Now a team of researchers have found the missing rocks – and they look nothing like what they expected. (Uppsala Universitet) Read more at sciencedaily.com

2016-11-03 13:23