Volcanic Ash Could Last Months, Larger Nearby Volcano Could Soon Erupt …

It's scaremongering at best, but yesterday's volcanic ash story has turned into a right old mess for the aviation industry, with all planes grounded until at least Sunday in the UK. Even worse, a much larger volcano could erupt. » 4/16/10 6:11am 4/16/10 6:11am

Iceland's Volcanic Ash Causes Hundreds of European Flight Cancellations

Chaos is reigning across Western Europe today, with hundreds of flights canceled due to volcanic ash sweeping across the continent. The pulverized rock and glass from the Icelandic Eyjafjallajokull glacier volcano is harmful to the engines of airplanes, apparently. » 4/15/10 5:37am 4/15/10 5:37am