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Volcano Specialist Talks Eruption in Yellowstone

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Scientist with the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, Jake Lowenstern says it will be several thousand more years before the next eruption.

"if you look at the time scale of Yellowstone, it has been active a couple million years. It has these things semi-regularly. There will be events again, but you might have to wait another 10,000 years before it happens," says Lowenstern.

He says before an eruption were to occur in Yellowstone, there will be many warning signs.

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