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Chile’s Puyehue Volcano Erupts, Grounding Flights in Chile and Argentina

   This is a Hipmunk guest post from Jodi Ettenberg.  This weekend, the Puyehue volcano in Southern Chile erupted after 50 years of inactivity, spewing spoke and ash more than 6 miles into the air. Thousands of people have already been evacuated from the area and – as with the Iceland eruption from late May – NASA has photographed the smoke and ash from above:…

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