Health authorities announced that a cat in Wyoming is confirmed to have the plague. The cat is the third case of the illness in Wyoming in the past six months.
Public Health January 14, 2019
A report found that a supervolcano eruption in Yellowstone may claim the lives of millions within 80 years. Since the government is not prepared for such rare volcanic eruptions, it may cause more damage than asteroids, tsunamis and drought.
Animals January 8, 2016
Geologists have suggested that the massive crack that formed in Wyoming may have been caused by a slow-moving landslide. Nicknamed "The Gash", the formation is a spectacular reminder of nature's mysterious capacity, onlookers said.
Animals November 1, 2015
A huge crack that appeared on the foothills of Bighorn Mountains in Wyoming caused massive curiosity. Experts speculated the gash is a result of a slow-moving landslide.
Animals October 31, 2015
Scientists warned that if the Yellowstone supervolcano erupts, it could wipe out majority of the United States. 90,000 could be killed and rescue operations would be impossible to deploy as the affected area would be in a state of volcanic winter. Chances of a volcanic eruption are, however, very slim.
Earth/Environment August 12, 2015
A 'Jesus lizard' that lived 48 million years ago was discovered in Wyoming. What was a tropical creature doing in this environment?
July 2, 2015
The fossilized remains of the Babibasiliscus alxi, a Jesus lizard that lived around 48 million years ago, could provide the answer to understanding the environmental conditions that existed in southwestern Wyoming back when it was still around 10 degrees warmer.
Earth/Environment July 2, 2015
Natural Trap Cave in Wyoming is examined by a team of researchers for the first time in four decades. This is what they found.
Animals August 10, 2014
Cave opened to science for the first time in 30 years yields treasure trove of animal bones. Remains of extinct North American lions, cheetahs, wolves and bears hauled from bottom of deep cavern.
Animals August 8, 2014
Paleontologists will be allowed to conduct research in a fossil treasure trove, not explored in four decades.
July 26, 2014
Mule deer make the longest migrations of any land mammals in the continental United States. Why didn't we know about this before now?
Animals April 24, 2014
The Yellowstone Caldera is the largest volcano in the world. Is it dying out, or is a catastrophe brewing?
Animals March 24, 2014
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