Yellowstone volcano: USGS geologist reveals ‘BLOW TORCH’ system heating Earth's crust

YELLOWSTONE volcano acts like a powerful blow torch heating up the Earth’s crust deep below the United States, a US Geological Survey (USGS) scientist has spectacularly claimed.

Yellowstone volcano last erupted around 640,000 years ago, producing a blast 2,500 times bigger than Mr St Helens’ 1980 eruption. Before that monster blast, the Yellowstone supervolcano erupted twice more 1.3 million and 2.1 million years ago. All three eruptions were absolutely cataclysmic, blanketing the US in ash and permanently re-shaping the land around Yellowstone. The last volcanic eruption, for instance, has created a volcanic caldera measuring an impressive 34 miles by 45...
source: Express

2019-05-22 14:29
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