Scientists Discover Colossal Magma Chamber Under Yellowstone Park [VIDEO]

April 26, 2015 6:12 PM

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Scientists recently discovered two magma chambers beneath the supervolcano that dominates most of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming.

Based on a report and video by i4u, researchers at the University of Utah used seismic tomography to create a complete image of the volcanic system at Yellowstone Park. Seismometers were used to measure the noise of earthquakes to take a kind of sonogram of the Earth's crust. Magma chambers are inte...

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