Discovery of ancient super-eruptions indicates the Yellowstone hotspot may be waning

Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone National Park (stock image).Credit: © gottsfam / stock.adobe.com Throughout Earth’s long history, volcanic super-eruptions have been some of the most extreme events ever to affect our planet’s rugged surface. Surprisingly, even though these explosions eject enormous volumes of material — at least 1,000 times more than the 1980 eruption of […]

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