by Daníel Örn
If history is any indication, the erupting volcano in Iceland and its immense ash plume could intensify, says a Texas A&M University researcher who has explored Icelandic volcanoes for the past 25 years.
While it is nice to hear that Texas A&M has a volcanologist who knows about Icelandic volcanoes, that really is the only reason for the press release. I guess it makes it easier for reporters to find people to quote.
I guess it worked since a search of Google news for ‘Jay Miller volcano’ produced a few links from places like NBC.