Cluster of Alaskan Islands Could be Super Volcano

If the researchers’ suspicions are correct, the newfound volcanic caldera would belong to the same category of volcanoes as the Yellowstone Caldera and other volcanoes that have had super-eruptions with severe global consequences. The Islands of the Four Mountains in the central Aleutians is a tight group of six stratovolcanoes named Carlisle, Cleveland, Herbert, Kagamil, Tana and Uliaga. Stratovolcanoes are … Continue reading

Yellowstone Super Volcano is Under Strain, and it’s Measurable

Yellowstone Caldera Chronicles is a weekly column written by scientists and collaborators of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory. This week’s contribution is from David Mencin and Glen Mattioli, geodesists with UNAVCO, Inc., in Boulder, Colorado. We all know what it is like to experience strain. The pressures of everyday life can leave you feeling contorted and stretched. Volcanoes are no different … Continue reading

Top 10 Ways The World Might End

With popular shows like The Last Man On Earth buzzing the media, it sometimes makes you think what life would be like if.. you were the last person on Earth. From a Virus like the FOX show scripted, to possible Earth-shattering asteroids, we’re going to count down our picks for the 10 possible Natural Apocalyptic Events. 10. Pole Shifts This … Continue reading

UFO Buffs Freak Out over Aliens and Super Volcano after Strange Objects Spotted at Yellowstone

Blurry surveillance footage recorded at Yellowstone National Park appears to show some unidentified flying objects — and UFO enthusiasts are freaking out about underground alien bases and supervolcano eruptions. The video was recorded several months ago, but it was posted on YouTube over the weekend by Jeanette Forester, who frequently shares videos featuring the national park, and then publicized by … Continue reading