Mount St Helens

On May 18th 1980 there was a huge volcanic eruption in Washington state in the USA.

Geologists Dorothy and Keith Stoffel were flying over the volcano when it blew.

Hear Dorothy's story - this programme was first broadcast in 2010.

Photo: AP/Photofile.

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10 minutes

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Sat 19 May 2012 02:50 GMT

Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

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