Yellowstone supervolcano eruption could wipe out life on Earth

Scientists working in and around Yellowstone National Park say that the supervolcano sitting under the tourist attraction may blow sooner than thought, an eruption that could wipe out life on the planet. According to National Geographic, the ......mehr

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Yellowstone Supervolcano Could Erupt Sooner Than We Thought. Here's What You ...

Researchers from Arizona State University spent weeks studying fossilized ash deposits from the Yellowstone volcano and recently shared their findings. The minerals in these deposits revealed that the critical changes in temperature and composition ......mehr

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Yellowstone supervolcano may erupt faster than we thought

Yellowstone may be best known for its geysers like Old Faithful, but it's also famous for the supervolcano that lies just beneath the surface. Now researchers from Arizona State University believe the supervolocano last erupted after two influxes of ......mehr

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The timing is right for Yellowstone supervolcano hysteria—don't be duped

The buried volcano in Yellowstone last erupted about 631,000 years ago—one of three known instances. While we have no way of pinpointing exactly when the next will take place, evidence suggests another could happen between 15 years and several ......mehr

Quelle : Quartz

Yellowstone Supervolcano Isn't About to Erupt: But Here's What happens When it ...

Contrary to their sense of alarm, the odds of a supereruption beneath Yellowstone park in the next few thousand years are “exceedingly low.” As Snopes details, these stories seem to have misinterpreted a New York Times article based on the work of ......mehr

Quelle : Newsweek