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Hawaii’s  Kilauea volcano  has woken up after a three-year dormancy, and has already spewed out a vast amount of lava.   The hordes of tourists flocking to see this natural wonder are being warned that the new footing may be a bit unsteady.   24 more words

Lava Meets the Sea, Puts on Fire-Spitting Show in Hawaii

VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK, Hawaii (AP) — For the first time in three years, lava from a volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has crept down miles of mountainside and is dripping into the Pacific Ocean, where it’s creating new land and putting on a crackling, hissing, fire-spitting show. 666 more words


Kauai mother, daughter critically injured in Kuhio Hwy. crash

A 33-year-old woman and her six-year-old daughter remain hospitalized following a single-vehicle crash on Kauai.

It happened shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday on Kuhio Highway in Kilauea. 83 more words


Abstracts: Lava dance

I posted here and here about recent trips to see lava entering the ocean from Kilauea Volcano’s Pu’u O’o vent. Not all my photos, taken on a rocking boat in a rolling ocean, turned out. 21 more words

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Waterfalls of Lava

In an incredibly dangerous challenge, Alison Teal surfed toward the base of the cliff where waterfalls of lava are flowing into the Pacific Ocean at the southeastern coastline of the Big Island, turning the water upwards of 2,000 degrees. 157 more words

Freaky Friday Features

Summit explosion serves as warning for trespassers near Halemaumau Crater

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is urging visitors not to venture near Kilauea’s summit, especially following a recent explosion.

It occurred just after 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 292 more words



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