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Computer Model Offers New Insights Into Yellowstone’s Dreaded Supervolcano

Computer Model Offers New Insights Into Yellowstone’s Dreaded Supervolcano

With its rushing rivers, sprawling canyons and lush forests, Yellowstone National Park is an absolute treasure, but buried deep beneath its picturesque surface lies a hell that’s just waiting to be unleashed. Using computer models, researchers have simulated the conditions beneath North America’s largest supervolcano – discovering a zone that…

It’s So Hot In Yellowstone That A Road Literally Melted

It’s So Hot In Yellowstone That A Road Literally Melted

Yellowstone National Park is riddled with constantly changing geothermal hot spots — it’s part of the reason for the park’s famous geysers. But this past Thursday, the area around one section of road got so hot that asphalt literally started melting.