Yellowstone Supervolcano

Case Study of Yellowstone in the form of an article as if it is about to erupt!

Note: the section on the second page, starting with 'On Sunday....', did not actually happen and the quote is not true as I had to make the article seem authentic for a piece of homework but the signs described are true warning signs for an eruption if it happened in the future. 

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It's started. The end of the world has started. On Sunday, at
exactly 19.58, the Yellowstone Supervolcano showed signs of an imminent eruption.
Supervolcanoes are much larger than average volcanoes. They emit at least 1,000km3 of material and
could cause a cataclysmic eruption, one so dangerous that the whole world…

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The last supervolcanic eruption happened 74,000 years ago when Toba erupted. The volcano released
3,000km3 of magma and ash. It was thought that world temperatures fell between 3 and 5°C as the toxic
gases blocked the Sun. Scientists speculate that the world went into a 610 year volcanic winter after…

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Scientists have predicted catastrophic events for the world if Yellowstone erupts. Volcanic ash will rise
4050 km into the atmosphere and maybe even block the Sun causing the world temperature to decrease
drastically by about
12°C causing a volcanic yearround winter for two to three years like the one that…


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