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Uncertainty Rules (on Eyjafjallajokull, volatility and a patient’s prognosis)
As pretty much anyone traveling in Europe this week can tell you, it's sometimes hard to know what will happen next. Volcanologists – the people most expert in this sort of matter – simply can't predict what the spitfire at Eyjafjallajokull will do next. It comes down to this: the volcano's eruption could get better…