11/17/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/17/2021 10:43
Contrary to popular belief, Yellowstone is not "overdue" for eruption. Yellowstone experiences thousands of earthquakes every year, but these are not a sign of the volcano getting ready to erupt. Despite its reputation, most eruptions from Yellowstone are lava flows, not massive explosions.
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The Top 10 Misconceptions about Yellowstone Volcanism (Public domain.)