What It's Like To Fly Over Iceland's Headline-Making Active Volcano

Why not hop into a tiny plane with a design rooted in the 1950s and fly right over an active volcano? Specifically, Iceland's headline-making Bárðarbunga glacier-melter? » 9/10/14 1:54pm 9/10/14 1:54pm

European Drivers, Take To The Runways!

With Iceland's volcanoes potentially destroying airplanes we've found a new use for Europe's deserted runways: drive on them. It's the dirty black cherry on top of the expanding ash cloud. (Photo Credit: eff J Mitchell/Getty Images) » 4/19/10 2:00pm 4/19/10 2:00pm

The Icelandic Ash Cloud Is Coming To America

These latest UK Met Office predictions show the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull's air travel havoc-wreaking ash cloud moving its smoky tendrils closer to North America and the United States. It's comin' right for us! » 4/19/10 12:01am 4/19/10 12:01am

Top Gear Summits Icelandic Volcano Hours Before Eruption

Last week we shared news the BBC's Top Gear was filming on an active volcano. Turns out it's Eyjafjallajökull, the same volcano causing European airplane havoc. Luckily, cast and crew escaped just hours before the volcano erupted. Amazing gallery below. » 4/16/10 3:00pm 4/16/10 3:00pm