Scientists have discovered what may be the world's biggest pockmarks on the seafloor 500km east of Christchurch.
GNS seismologist Martin Reyners spoke to Firstline this morning about the recent earhquake and tsunami in the Solomon Islands.
GNS Science says White Island’s current eruption episode has now finished.
Previously scientists had only been able to identify the past four ruptures, but thanks to three years of painstaking research by our own GNS scientists, they've gone much deeper to unlock the secrets of the Alpine Fault.
A large part of the Pink Terraces survived the eruption of Mt Tarawera, scientists believe.
A 4.2 quake has hit near northern Hawke's Bay.
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