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.

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