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According to an article published by United States Geological Survey scientist Larry Mastin in the latest edition of Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems , an eruption of the supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park would blanket much of the United States in a meter of ash.
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A fire in Northern Arizona has reached about 300 acres since it was located by fire officials on August 26, but crews are going to let the fire benefit the forest.
For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks - some weighing hundreds of pounds - zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth.
One of the interesting features that you can see during a trip to Yellowstone National Park is called the Dragon's Mouth.
Rangers have conducted nearly 90 search-and-rescue operations in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks so far this year.
This undated photo provided by Utah State University shows the Holy Ghost group of the Great Gallery, a striking Barrier Canyon-style rock painting in Horseshoe Canyon of southern Utah's Canyonlands National Park.
A northwestern Indiana port authority has hired two marinas to clear a log jam that's preventing about 40 boats from reaching Lake Michigan.
Drone operators take note, Canaveral National Seashore has issued a ban on the operation of unmanned aircraft.
Utah State University scientists have determined that world-renowned rock art of life-sized figures sketched into red rock cliffs in Canyonlands National Park were drawn 1,000 years more recently than what had long been believed.
Park spokesman Al Nash says bull elk are much more aggressive toward people and vehicles this time of year, and visitors should keep a safe distance from the animals and look around corners before exiting buildings or walking around blind spots.
Devils Tower is a remarkable geologic feature in South Dakota. It was featured in the movie "Close Encounters of the Third Kind."
The National Book Festival has moved inside and is opening to the public in the Washington Convention Center this weekend after a decade on the National Mall.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office had not yet identified a body by press time that was found by park rangers Aug. 28 around 6 p.m. in the Cuyahoga River, north of the Highland Road bridge, in Brecksville.
The cracking sounds were ferocious. An ankle-deep, frozen lake in Death Valley National Park was breaking apart under sunny skies.
Small communities like Bogalusa, La., often are overlooked in histories of the civil rights movement, but a new museum on the National Mall aims to change that.
Park officials say the Enchanted Valley Chalet in Olympic National Park is being relocated to protect the east fork of the Quinault River.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 08:32 am
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