Mysterious Hot Spot Shows Up On US Thermal Map, East of Four Corners

April 12, 2015 2:55 PM

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There is a magical land in the American Southwest called “The Four Corners.” This is the only place in the United States where four states come to meet at a perfect intersection—one corner of each of four states meet at the same point, hence the name.

Those states are Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah. Ok, it is not a “magical place,” but it is pretty cool. However, at least for now, the Four Corners is a bit more mysterious as researchers from NASA and the University of Michigan have noticed a hot spot about 2,500 sq miles wide just due ea...

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