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Hawaii volcano generates blue flames from burning methane

HONOLULU — Blue flames from burning methane are the latest natural phenomena being seen at the eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii.

Nighttime photos released Wednesday by the U.S. 340 more words

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Fuel Supply Planning Webinar Features Oregon

DATE:              June 28, 2018

TIME:               1:00-2:00PM (eastern)

REGISTER:      https://epa-fuel-planning-webinar.eventbrite.com

As a part of its Water and Power Resilience work, the U.S. EPA will be hosting a webinar on Fuel Supply Planning.   88 more words

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'NATURE'S REMINDING US AGAIN WHO'S BOSS': Hawaii volcano lava spews toxic cloud over ocean

PAHOA, Hawaii — White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass billowed into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano poured into the ocean, creating yet another hazard from an eruption that began more than two weeks ago: A toxic steam cloud. 747 more words

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Puerto Rico braces for hurricane season

The U.S. federal agency tasked with restoring electricity to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria hit the Caribbean last year, is leaving the island while thousands still have no power heading into the next hurricane season. 6 more words

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SAVING UP FOR A RAINY DAY - FOOD SECURITY - MICHAEL ONNE

Food for thought

People in the villages developed methods of preserving food and surviving when affected by droughts and cyclones, and even for prolonged feast periods. 267 more words

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