Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Located inside Yellowstone National Park, the caldera is dubbed a supervolcano due to its capability to inflict untold devastation on a global scale in the event of a supereruption. It was formed during the last three big events – the...
The fires, which started in California on Friday after a scorching heatwave and have now spread up the West Coast, burned homes to the ground and left a path of devastation in their wake.California Governor Gavin Newsom said this was the...
Skies over a small town in Oregon turned blood red as wildfires caused by felled power lines continue to ravage the region.Video shared on Twitter shows the skies glowing a red colour in the city of Stayton light something...
VACAVILLE, Calif. — How many things can go wrong at once?On Wednesday millions of California residents were smothered by smoke-filled skies as dozens of wildfires raged out of control. They braced for triple-digit temperatures, the sixth day of a...
Deep inside the Earth, liquid iron is flowing and generating the Earth’s magnetic field, which protects our atmosphere and satellites against harmful radiation from the Sun. This field changes over time, and also behaves differently in different parts of...
Air conditioning units that recirculate air in rooms and offices should be turned off or used only with open windows because of the risk of spreading coronavirus, experts advise.They fear that any Covid-19 droplets in the air could be transmitted more...
More than a hundred earthquakes struck Yellowstone in the past month, sparking fears of a devastating eruption from the volatile super-volcano. Mike Poland, the chief scientist in charge of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, revealed the number of recent earthquakes...
If you thought 2020 was out of curveballs to throw, how about a potentially historic heatwave?The National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center said Tuesday that July could see record-breaking heat in most of the country.“Our final outlook for July 2020...
The Yellowstone volcano was dubbed a supervolcano due to its capability to inflict global devastation during a supereruption, something that has happened three times in the past – 2.1 million years ago, 1.3 million years ago and 640,000 years ago. Its latest event, which created...
Monitoring services from the US Geological Survey (USGS) has revealed that 274 tremors have hit Yellowstone National Park in the past 28 days. The tremors have been relatively small with the largest registering at a magnitude 3.1 on May 29. And...

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