Sentences with 'magma'
Example sentences and phrases with the word magma and other words derived from it.
• « Millions of years later, the gems rose to the surface, carried by a stream of magma through a fissure in the earth's crust. Upon colliding with the water layers underground, the magma shot outwards in several volcanic eruptions, scattering the diamonds across the countryside. »
• « As a result, the rocks melt and form magma, with high components of water vapour, methane, nitrogen oxide and sulphur dioxide. »
• « The tectonic plates - which make up the planet's crust - move over the molten magma. »
• « Occasionally, this magma is pressured by these movements and the masses of energy they generate. It then tries to rise and bursts out through the rocks. A new volcano will appear, or one that has been dormant for years or centuries will "wake up". »