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Ubehebe all over again?

Does a volcanic eruption lurk somewhere beneath Death Valley? A team of scientists at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory say they have uncovered evidence that suggests the Ubehebe (U-bee-hee-bee) Crater last erupted only 800 years ago, not thousands of years ago as earlier thought. The website LiveScience.com reported their findings. Researchers recently said that Death […]

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Via magazine names Mammoth number one

In a mostly bad news year for the Town of Mammoth Lakes, a bright spot.  The Auto Club’s publication called VIA Magazine has named Mammoth Lakes number one in the top five mountain towns. Mammoth beat out Bend, Oregon; Jackson, Wyoming; Crested Butte, Colorado; and Ashland Oregon.  The article says, “Geologic mischief tends to beget […]

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