Eruptions

Mt. Saint Helens Anniversary

Mt. Saint Helens, 1980

Happy 28th anniversary of the 1980 Mt. Saint Helens eruption. The volcano had a catastrophic collapse of one side of the edifice that triggered the climatic eruption. Enjoy this clip from the CBS News from 3 days after the eruption.

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYP3MZY6aw0]

 

Comments

  1. #1 Jesse
    May 18, 2008

    Phenomenal find on youtube!

    As a sidenote, isn’t it refreshing to see a news program spend more than 30 seconds on a story?