Kenya's flower and vegetable industry, which employs tens of thousands of workers and contributes over a fifth of the country’s GDP, is losing $3 million per day because ash from the Iceland volcano has grounded freight flights.
04/19/2010 12:05 pm
The eruption at Eyafjallajökull volcano in Iceland has been hugely disruptive to world travel. But as a volcanic event, it's barely worth mentioning.
04/18/2010 08:27 pm
Every time in recorded history that Eyjafjallajökull volcano has erupted, the much larger Katla volcano has also erupted. Scientists are watching Katla carefully.
04/18/2010 04:42 pm
Some European airlines have begun test flights to see if it is safe to fly through the volcano ash from Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull. But a NASA study says a little ash can cause serious problems.
04/18/2010 03:12 pm
President Obama and other world leaders were prevented from traveling to see Polish President Lech Kaczynski's funeral in Krakow today due to the cloud of ash hanging over Europe after the Iceland volcano.
04/18/2010 11:23 am
Centenarian Kate Hecht's secret to long life included social networking to outmaneuver the Nazis
04/17/2010 11:25 am
A top admiral says US Navy armed patrols can't chase Somali pirates indefinitely. Other ways must be found to get to the source of piracy off the coast of Somalia.
04/16/2010 08:05 pm
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Amid aftermath of the Iceland volcano, the Norwegian PM has relied on an Apple iPad to keep up with business.
04/16/2010 04:18 pm
Dozens of airports around Europe have been closed and flights canceled because of the volcanic ash spewed from Iceland. Cars and buses are driving around Europe, so why can't jets fly through volcanic ash clouds?
04/16/2010 03:11 pm