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Mixed in with this dust there was also some volcanic ash, which contains minute zircon crystals.
The core contained four distinct layers of sediments that included volcanic ash that the team dated to between 234 million and 232 million years ago, matching the timing of the Carnian Pluvial Episode.A volcano-induced rainy period made Earth’s climate dinosaur-friendly|Megan Sever|September 30, 2021|Science News
In a bulletin, the National Weather Service warned pilots that volcanic ash could be present in the atmosphere, a significant hazard to aviation.Volcano on St. Vincent erupts, spewing column of ash amid evacuations|Teo Armus, Anthony Faiola, Matthew Cappucci|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
Like many of the other remains at Pompeii, the two men in the villa lay in soft volcanic ash, which hardened around them and preserved the shape of their bodies long after their soft tissues had decayed.Archaeologists find two more bodies among the ruins of Pompeii|Kiona N. Smith|November 23, 2020|Ars Technica
The one-pound tub consists of just one ingredient, calcium bentonite clay, a pale-green powdered substance derived from volcanic ash.
The JMG office that just a few days ago received victims of human rights abuse is now empty, covered in black ash.Putin’s Favorite Acolyte Terrorizes Human Rights Activists|Anna Nemtsova|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brash, crass, and sporting a perpetually raised eyebrow, Ash Williams remains the ultimate postmodern superhero.The King of Postmodern Cool Is Reborn in ‘Ash Vs. The Evil Dead’|Nick Schager|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And yet his music, to the end, although sometimes almost eerily serene, remained most often volcanic.
This hidden Eden continues to baffle geologists with its oculus of volcanic stone.
But behold, DiCaprio, whose volcanic growth of furze is surely proof that the vogue for beards needs to be trimmed back.Leo, the Beard Has to Go: When a Man’s Facial Hair Reaches Crisis Point|Tim Teeman|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The volcanic eruptions of the mountains on the west broke down its barriers, and let its waters flow.
But scorn is far more volcanic than glacial and a poor barrier between sex and judgment.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Formosa, a large island in the Chinese sea, almost wholly inundated by volcanic agency, during a storm.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
In roots and tubers the variations are less, and all, except the potato and the turnip, contain about seven per cent of ash.
Saussure has also observed that the quantity of ash diminishes in certain plants when the seed has ripened.