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Hawaii Volcano Eruptions

Big Island Volcano Could Spew Boulders The Size Of Refrigerators AP

Big Island Volcano Could Spew Boulders The Size Of Refrigerators

Scientists said internal conditions at Kilauea are changing in a way that could lead to an explosive eruption.

Ige Calls For Federal Disaster Declaration On Big Island Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Calls For Federal Disaster Declaration On Big Island

The state expects to spend $3 million to protect residents during the next month.

Federal Geologists: Hawaii Volcano Could Have Explosive Eruption Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Federal Geologists: Hawaii Volcano Could Have Explosive Eruption

Lava flows from Kilauea, one of the earth’s most active volcanos, have already destroyed 36 structures in the Puna District of the Big Island.

Volcanic Gases Prompt Door-To-Door Evacuations On Big Island AP

Volcanic Gases Prompt Door-To-Door Evacuations On Big Island

After a brief pause in volcanic activity, two more lava fissures Tuesday threatened Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens communities.

Big Island: Everyone’s Talking About Pele The Fire Goddess AP

Big Island: Everyone’s Talking About Pele The Fire Goddess

Some mention her casually while others are true believers. But just about everyone in this lava-ravaged region is dropping her name.

Despite Risks, Volcano Offers Affordable Piece Of Paradise AP

Despite Risks, Volcano Offers Affordable Piece Of Paradise

The people here are largely self-sufficient and understand the hazards of their location.

Big Island: Eye In The Sky And Earthbound Gadgetry Track The Lava’s Flow U.S Geological Service/AP

Big Island: Eye In The Sky And Earthbound Gadgetry Track The Lava’s Flow

Scientists explain the pink clouds, frequent earthquakes and magma that disappeared from a cinder cone and reappeared in a subdivision.

Kilauea: 35 Homes Burned So Far And ‘No Idea When We Can Get Back’ AP

Kilauea: 35 Homes Burned So Far And ‘No Idea When We Can Get Back’

UPDATED: Hundreds of residents of the Leilani Estates subdivision were allowed to briefly return to their homes to gather possessions.

Resilience In The Face Of Lava And An Uncertain Future Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Resilience In The Face Of Lava And An Uncertain Future

Evacuees don’t know when they’ll be able to go home — or if they’ll still have homes at all.

Big Island’s Trifecta Of Trouble: Earthquakes, Lava Flows And Toxic Gas Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Big Island’s Trifecta Of Trouble: Earthquakes, Lava Flows And Toxic Gas

UDATED: A magnitude 6.9 quake hit Friday as more than 1,700 residents faced evacuation orders.

Big Island: When You Live In A Volcano’s Shadow, You Go With The Flow Jason Armstrong/Civil Beat

Big Island: When You Live In A Volcano’s Shadow, You Go With The Flow

Just hours before a new eruption threatened a subdivision, residents and visitors were buzzing with excitement.

Evacuations Ordered As Volcano Releases Lava Into Residential Area AP

Evacuations Ordered As Volcano Releases Lava Into Residential Area

UPDATED: The Leilani Estates subdivision is at greatest risk, but scientists say new vents and outbreaks could occur.

Hawaii Volcano Eruptions