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Mount Merapi: Indonesian volcano erupts

By: Noel Kirkpatrick on Nov. 2, 2010, 11:16 a.m.
Motorists stop to watch eruption of Mount Merapi

Photo: Binsar Bakkara/AP

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Taking in the view

Motorists stop to watch eruption of Mount Merapi in Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia on Oct. 31. While certainly not safe, the volcano's activity does offer a rare glimpse at nature at its worst.