#230 - The new clues that might explain the Tonga eruption | Curio

#230 - The new clues that might explain the Tonga eruption

20 mins | Jun 13, 2022

Today's episode from 13th June 2022. Early theories suggested an underwater landslide caused a catastrophic magma and seawater mix. However, recent evidence reveals an explosion unlike anything studied before. For Wired, Gregory Barber explores how scientists used new technology to uncover why the eruption was one of the most impactful in recent years. Even when you have completed a task, it can sometimes be incredibly beneficial to attack it from a different approach. For The Financial Times, Tim Harford reflects on the curious power of attempting to solve the same problem in multiple ways. Wake up with Curio is a different kind of morning show that gives you the context behind the news and gets you motivated for the day ahead, every Monday - Friday.

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