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morning smoke: popocatepetl volcano. cuernavaca, mexico

When I came across this story about a raised alert level for Central Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano, I was reminded of an extraordinary morning from my summer living in Cuernavaca. I had heard mention of the nearby Popocatepetl volcano (“Popo” for short) but hadn’t paid much attention to its existence, and I didn’t even really know […]