Today is the 31st Anniversary of the Mt. St. Helens Eruption
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 08:54AM
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Few thought that the massive eruption that ocurred on May 18th, 1980 would happen the way it did. It was the largest eruption ever in the continental United States. has these interesting videos of the mountain then and now.

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