Blast Away

Look: 7 space volcanoes that shaped the solar system as we know it

Spoiler: the biggest ones aren’t on Earth.


Space is full of explosions. Volcanoes abound in our solar system, and some bodies in space (besides Earth) are hotbeds of geological activity.


Exploring our solar system’s active and inactive volcanoes could help us better understand how planets and moons formed into the celestial bodies we know today.