“Some of Yellowstone’s geysers have been more active lately reigniting fears that the massive supervolcano will erupt. The sudden bursts of steaming hot water highlight the dramatic nature of Yellowstone while reminding us we are all at the caldera’s mercy.” . . . (more)
“Dr Kaku told Fox News: “Forget the image of Yogi Bear representing Yellowstone.
“We’re talking about a sleeping Godzilla underneath Yellowstone, that if it erupts in a maximum eruption called Category 8, it can literally tear the guts out of the United States of America.
“Instead of having 50 states of the Union, we would have 30 states of the Union.“”
Strange Sounds –
Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser has now erupted eight times in less than three months baffling scientists working at the site
“Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser, the largest in the world, has now erupted eight times in less than three months, in a geological puzzle that has fascinated scientists working at the site. The last eruption on Monday lasted an amazing 30 minutes with strong water gushing, the occasional baseball-sized rock ejected up to 200 feet into the air and the loud rumbling sound similar to a volcanic eruption.”
Reuters – Unusual eruptions at world’s largest active geyser in Yellowstone
“The world’s largest active geyser has erupted three times in the past six weeks at Yellowstone National Park, including once this week, in a pattern that is unusual but not at all indicative of a more destructive volcanic eruption brewing beneath Wyoming, geologists said on Saturday.”
Nothing to see here … move along…
Strange Sounds – Hot magma plume found more than 1,800 miles underneath Yellowstone Supervolcano
Some strange events in Yellowstone National Park captured on videos
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Weird lights at Yellowstone (June 7) – video – at 3:45 mark lights start up. It looks like lighting-inside-geysers!
3.1 quake in north Idaho