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Kilauea Eruption

Lava-cation: Start Planning Your Hawaii Volcano Holiday

Kristan Lawson | Posted 06.23.2015 | Travel
Kristan Lawson

Witnessing red-hot lava explode from an erupting volcano has always been on my personal bucket list. But since volcanic eruptions are unpredictable and rare, it was one natural wonder I assumed I'd never see.

Hawaii Town Prepares For Evacuations As Lava Nears

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 12.26.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials will make arrangements for those living in the path of a lava flow to watch the destruction of their homes. That a...

Lava From Hawaii Volcano Picks Up Speed As It Nears Town

AP | CATHY BUSSEWITZ | Posted 10.27.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) - A growing lava stream threatening homes and inching closer to a rural road on Hawaii's Big Island oozed forward in fits and starts thi...

Watch Hawaii's Decades-Long Volcanic Eruption Get Dramatic

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.23.2014 | Green

Ever wondered what happens when something falls into a lake of molten lava? (Besides becoming Darth Vader, of course.) The video above, shot from t...

Photographer Captures Ominous Glow Of Hawaii's Approaching Lava Flow

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 10.08.2014 | Green

Lava's volatile nature and ominous glow make it one of nature's most visually captivating elements. For residents living near the Kilauea Volcano on H...

WATCH: Hawaii Volcano Spews Lava... And It Is Awesome

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

It's not news that there is almost always lava flowing on the Big Island of Hawaii, but it is news when video captures that lava sputtering, spatterin...

New Lava Flow Breaks Out At Hawaiian Volcano

AP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Green

HONOLULU -- Scientists say a new lava flow has broken out at Kilauea, a volcano that has been continuously erupting for nearly three decades. The lava...

Hawaii Wildfire Threatens Protected Rainforest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HONOLULU – Specialized firefighting teams Wednesday battled a remote wildfire touched off by the eruption of the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Isl...

Hawaii Volcano Eruption Sparks Wildfire

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HONOLULU -- Authorities say lava from a volcano eruption in Hawaii has sparked a wildfire in Volcanoes National Park. Park firefighters said Monday...

WATCH: Volcano Eruption Spews Lava 65 Feet High In Hawaii

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

VOLCANO, Hawaii (AP) -- A new vent has opened at one of the world's most active volcanoes, sending lava shooting up to 65 feet high, scientists at Kil...