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Deep underground, Yellowstone supervolcano lays dormant

Yellowstone caldera vents geothermal heat through steam. Some scientists have believed it is due for another eruption, although recent observations have pointed to the contrary. (Maarten Otto/Flickr CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Alex Elchev, Section Editor

May 25, 2018

Hawaii’s recent volcanic activity is a reminder volcanoes are extremely dangerous, and can strike at any time. On May 4, 2018, CBS News reported lava spewed out of Hawaii’s Mount Kilauea for the first time in over 30 years. The lava poured through roads and homes, displacing hundreds of fami...

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