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Aug 29, 2014 08:54 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
If the big volcano, which last erupted 640,000 years ago, were to blow up again, it would spew enough ash to send particles as far away as New York City. Continue reading →
Aug 19, 2013 03:25 PM ET // AFP
Clean-up workers on Monday started removing ash that spread across a city in southern Japan after a volcano spewed a plume 5,000 meters into the air.
May 24, 2011 05:16 PM ET // Christina Reed
A new threshold for flying around volcanic ash plumes will lead to less delays and cancellations during the current Icelandic eruption.