Tuesday, August 9, 2022
The Anthropocene is the name scientists proposed to give to the present epoch in Earth’s history, one that is driven by human impacts like climate change. In their study, theoretical physicist Professor Orfeu Bertolami of the University of Porto...
Mount Hood is an active stratovolcano — one built up by many layers — located 50 miles south of Portland, Oregon. Part of the Cascade Volcanic Arc, it was formed by a subduction zone on the Pacific coast and rests in the Pacific...
After a period of intense seismic activity, the USGS has published its monthly report for the Yellowstone National Park and volcano. Stretching across a 43 by 28 mile section of the Western United States, the supervolcano is one of the nation's most...
Yellowstone National Park, home to the world-famous Yellowstone volcano, is standing on the brink of a fiery inferno. But not one caused by the eruption of its volcanic caldera, but rather one caused by the devastating effects of global warming. According...
Between May 1 and June 8 of this year, 242 microseisms shook Michoacán. Most of the earthquakes were not noticeable to humans, but the increased activity has led scientists to believe something larger is happening.A similar phenomenon occurred in...
YELLOWSTONE volcano experienced more than 70 earthquakes last month, according to the latest report from the US Geological Survey (USGS). The update comes amid persisting fears the US supervolcano is overdue for another eruption. Yellowstone volcano experiences as many as 3,000 earthquakes each...
Anywhere between 1,500 and 2,500 earthquakes are detected in the Yellowstone region each year, making it one of the most seismically active parts of the US. Located in the Western United States, the Yellowstone volcano caldera covers about 30...
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is urging people to prepare for the possibility of an eruption at the world’s largest volcano: Mauna Loa on the Big Island of Hawaii. In a recent news release, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) scientists...
Volcanologist Clive Oppenheimer insisted that the Yellowstone volcano is one of the more popular volcanoes in people's minds. However, during an interview with Express.co.uk, he noted that an explosion from this volcano may not be the biggest issue. He added that...
The caldera inside Yellowstone National Park was formed during the last three big events over the past 2.1 million years. It is constantly monitored by the USGS (United States Geological Survey) for any changes to the system that could suggest history...

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