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Ocean Encounters: Volcanoes

How fiery forces from deep inside the planet shape our world


Volcanoes make headlines when they erupt, yet the vast majority of Earth’s volcanic activity happens far from view on the seafloor. Join us to find out more about volcanoes, what we are learning from them, and how they impact our ocean planet.

Forrest Horton Geochemist and Geologist, WHOI

Emmanuel Codillo Experimental Geologist and Postdoctoral Fellow, Carnegie Institute for Science

Molly Anderson Marine Geologist and National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, WHOI

Veronique Lacapra Host and Director of Special Projects, WHOI

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