How a Supervolcano Made the Cenozoic’s Coolest Fossils

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, August 22, 2018
  • One of the most dynamic, transformative, and potentially dangerous features in North America is also responsible for some of the continent’s most amazing fossil deposits. It’s a supervolcano we now call Yellowstone.

    Thanks to Rick Otto and the Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park for their help with this episode!

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