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Yellowstone Supervolcano Larger Than First Thought

December 15th, 2009 12:50 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

drewtheman writes “New studies of the plumbing that feeds the Yellowstone supervolcano in Wyoming’s Yellowstone National Park shows the plume and the magma chamber under the volcano are larger than first thought and contradicts claims that only shallow hot rock exists. University of Utah research professor of geophysics Robert Smith led four separate studies that verify a plume of hot and molten rock at least 410 miles deep that rises at an angle from the northwest.”

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