40 years ago on May 18th, 1980 Mount St. Helens erupted in Washington State and the northern side of the volcano collapsed, triggering a forceful blast that raced across the landscape. The science world including world-renowned geologists, artists, and even Bill Nye the Science Guy are hosting virtual online talks and seminars to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the eruption.

Mt St. Helens

Links to Events Here:

  1. Mount St. Helens Goes Boom! With Bill Nye

  2. Mount St. Helens and the Cascade Range Volcanoes

  3. Virtual OMSI Science Pub: Mt St Helens Eruption 40th Anniversary

  4. Geology Lecture Series: 40th Anniv of Mt St Helens Eruption

  5. Mount St. Helens: A Landscape Across Time