Media over-reaction to latest news about Yellowstone supervolcano has geologists rolling their eyes
This week, new research on the Yellowstone supervolcano erupted on social media. Deep under the first national park lies a pretty sizable volcano that, the story goes, may soon explode and—a at least according to USA Today—“wipe out life on the planet.”
So is that really going to happen? At least one disasterologist (as she calls herself) doesn’t seem so concerned.