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Understanding The Recent Steamboat Geyser Eruption

Steamboat Geyser in steam phase, September 2014

Yellowstone Volcano Observatory scientists have confirmed that Steamboat Geyser, located in Norris Geyser Basin, erupted last week.

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Meet Yellowstone Park Geologist Jeff Hungerford

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For anyone worried about the Yellowstone volcano exploding, take heart—the park geologist isn’t too worried about it.

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Old Yellowstone: History of Electric Peak

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It’s a marvelous sight, seeing Electric Peak crest on the horizon.

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Boiling River Closed Due To High Streamflow Rate

Boiling River

If you’re heading to Yellowstone National Park in the next few weeks and hoping for a soak at Boiling River, don’t pack that towel just yet.

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