Yellowstone

TROUBLED EDENS

“Troubled Edens,” the latest film by KUED’s John Howe, explores the numerous challenges facing these beloved parks.


A SEISMIC CELEBRATION

Today is the 50th anniversary of the U’s Seismograph Stations, which now include 237 seismic-recording stations located in Utah, Wyoming and Idaho to monitor earthquakes throughout the world and the region.


NEW AWARD FOR OLD HAND AT YELLOWSTONE

After spending decades tromping around Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks to study their volcanic and seismic hazards, awards keep pouring in for Bob Smith, a research and emeritus professor of geology and geophysics.


MORE HOT ROCK UNDER YELLOWSTONE

U seismologists discovered a reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the Yellowstone supervolcano, and it is four times larger than the shallower, long-known magma chamber.