Why was the Tonga eruption so massive? | Curio

Why was the Tonga eruption so massive?

10 mins | Jun 7, 2022

Scientists have new clues. Early theories suggested an underwater landslide caused a catastrophic magma and seawater mix. However, recent evidence reveals an explosion unlike anything studied before. Gregory Barber explores how scientists used new technology to uncover why the eruption was one of the most impactful in recent years.

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