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Earth's Biggest Volcano Discovered

On the floor of the Pacific Ocean lies a giant that has been sleeping for 145 million years.

William Sager’s 20-year hunch has paid off in a very big way.

In September, the University of Houston geophysicist and his team announced that Tamu Massif, an underwater volcano about a third of the way from Japan to Hawaii, is by far the largest volcano on the planet.

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