Road melts from Yellowstone's volcanic heat
July 14, 2014, 11:04 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Firehole Lake Drive, the road that saw some melting, hit 160 degrees Fahrenheit, 30 or 40 degrees hotter than its normal temperature.
9 lethal hot springs you don't want to take a dip in
July 8, 2014, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Here are some fascinating geothermal wonders from around the world that aren't suitable for swimming, but they're undeniably sublime to observe from a distance.
Feast your eyes on the alien-like geysers of El Tatio
April 23, 2014, 8 a.m. by Catie Leary
Photographer Owen Perry documents the sublime landscape of a bubbling Andean geyser field.
Richard Branson's Necker Island to install solar, wind
March 3, 2014, 2:10 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Transition to clean energy meant to provide a proof of concept to other island nations in the Caribbean.
Hot springs-heated hotel in Iceland does the northern lights right
December 30, 2013, 8 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Plopped down in moss-covered lava field, Iceland's ION Luxury Adventure Hotel requires that guests respect the otherworldly landscape that surrounds the property ... and interact with it.
What Yellowstone's geysers can teach us about volcanoes
July 22, 2013, 10:39 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A closer look at the Lone Star Geyser could help scientists predict volcanic eruptions.
World's longest underwater electric cable to connect Iceland and Europe
March 8, 2011, 4:41 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Giant cable will allow Iceland to share its vast geothermal and volcanic energy resources with mainland Europe.
Hawaii to become the nation's leader in renewable energy
September 16, 2009, 5:17 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
With Hawaii's endless renewable energy potential, the state plans to generate 40 percent of its power from clean sources by 2030.
Soon-to-be abandoned mine shafts could provide geothermal energy
August 10, 2009, 4:27 p.m. by Stephanie Rogers
Shafts that haven't been closed could be transformed into geothermal boilers to produce heat and hot water for nearby communities.