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The world’s largest active geyser has erupted three times in the past six weeks and scientists don’t know why.
The latest event, which was photographed by a visitor to Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, occurred on Friday. The last time there was a major eruption of the Steamboat Geyser was in 2014. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, all of this year’s eruptions have been smaller than the 2014 event.
Although scientists can’t explain why the geyser has become so active, they don’t believe the eruptions in the northwest section of the park signal pending trouble with the supervolcano beneath Yellowstone.
“There is nothing to indicate that any sort of volcanic eruption is imminent,” Michael Poland, head of the USGS’s Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, told Reuters...MORE
I'm sure they will eventually attribute it to global warming,,,