Andrew Perala

Andrew Perala is a resident of Waimea on the Big Island and is a freelance writer and editor. He is a graduate of Hawaii Preparatory Academy and Swarthmore College and a reporter on the Anchorage Daily News team that won the 1989 Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal for Public Service.
The Time They Bombed Mauna Loa And Other Lava-Stopping Schemes USGS

The Time They Bombed Mauna Loa And Other Lava-Stopping Schemes

Diverting a lava flow is not as easy as some people — including then-Lt. Col. George Patton — once thought.