Tag Archives: Supervolcano

~100,000: Understanding the Yellowstone Supervolcano – A Dormant Giant

Yellowstone, a dormant supervolcano, last erupted 630,000 years ago and is closely monitored due to its potential to significantly impact the global climate

1600: The Devastating Huaynaputina Eruption

The Huaynaputina volcano in southern Peru witnessed a catastrophic eruption in February 1600, one of the Andes' most severe volcanic events. Preceded by earthquakes and steam eruptions, its explosive Plinian plume significantly impacted the global [...]