Notes and Comment

April 1980
New Yorker;4/14/1980, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p37
The author comments on the eruption of Mt. St. Helens in Washington. According to the author, the volcano possess a disturbing anomalous quality amidst the news of out-of-control man-made devices. The author added that as human power increased, their action overtook nature as the source of the most impressive perils. Through the eruption of the volcano, people will be reminded that they still share the earth with other powers.


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