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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…

Apocalyptic Yellowstone Supervolcano Now 5.5 Times Larger

Apocalyptic Yellowstone Supervolcano Now 5.5 Times Larger

You know about the potentially world-ending supervolcano hiding under Yellowstone, right? Well, scientists just discovered a second magma chamber containing an additional 46,000 cubic kilometres of molten rock. Did we mention it’s “overdue” for eruption?