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Lava slows but still on track to hit Hawaii market

HONOLULU (AP) – Lava from an active volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island slowed slightly but stayed on track to hit a shopping center in the small town of Pahoa. 451 more words


Big Island transfer station now open for lava viewing

The public now has a safe way to view the Puna lava flow up close.

Hawaii County Civil Defense opened public access to the Pahoa transfer station Wednesday morning, where visitors can see lava that has now cooled. 300 more words


Beach Boys

The three men point right at my tank top, their mouths hanging open. They’re all freezing in this blasting wind at the shoreline. The Bearded One is with them, having passed me in the truck as I walked the mile to the ocean. 804 more words

Lava Flow Displaces Big Island Residents


The lava flow on the Big Island is now moving at 60 ft./hour. Three-hundred students who were displaced and had to switch schools were treated to being the first humans allowed to touch the cooled lava. 153 more words

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Volcanoes of Peru 2: Nevado Sabancaya

As I have layed out in the previous Peru article, there are quite a handfull of interesting volcanoes in Peru; it’s hard to choose the next one to introduce here. 2,201 more words