geology http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22578/all en New Zealand volcano erupts for first time in over 100 years http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120807/new-zealand-volcano-erupts-first-time-over-100-years A volcano erupted in a scenic national park in New Zealand Tuesday, spreading ash for miles, disrupting flights, and forcing some living nearby to evacuate their homes, reported AP. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120807/new-zealand-volcano-erupts-first-time-over-100-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> geology Asia-Pacific Science Tue, 07 Aug 2012 14:39:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5715258 at http://www.globalpost.com Enormous Guangzhou sinkhole swallows up buildings (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/130129/enormous-guangzhou-sinkhole-swallows-buildings-video The southern Chinese city of Guangzhou was shocked when an enormous sinkhole emerged near a subway construction site, devouring five shops and tearing apart one building — although no one has been killed.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/130129/enormous-guangzhou-sinkhole-swallows-buildings-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> geology Asia-Pacific China Weird Wide Web Tue, 29 Jan 2013 17:35:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5741107 at http://www.globalpost.com