https://phys.org/news/2018-01-unexpected-environmental-source-methane.html

The driving force behind Yellowstone’s long and explosive volcanic history may not be as deep as once thought. A new study suggests that instead of a plume of hot mantle that extends down to Earth’s core, the real culprit is a subducting tectonic plate that began sinking beneath North America hundreds of millions of years ago. For more information click on image below:

#Yellowstone #supervolcano #volcano #tectonicplate

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Search By Tags
No tags yet.
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

© 2017 Brooks Environmental Consulting LLC, Proudly created with Wix.com