Earth’s Biggest Volcano Discovered Beneath The Pacific Ocean

Scientists say they’ve discovered the earth’s largest volcano. At 400 miles wide, 2.5 miles tall Tamu Massif is not only 60 times larger than Hawaii’s Mauna Loa volcano.

It’s possibly the second largest volcano in the solar system.

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