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Kilauea Volcano

Hawaiians: Don't Divert Lava Flow Threatening Homes

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 09.12.2014 | Green

The last few weeks have been a stressful waiting game for some residents on Hawaii's Big Island as a lava flow from Kilauea Volcano creeps toward the ...

Lava Flow Could Reach Homes Within Days, Emergency Declared In Hawaii

AP | Posted 09.05.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — Residents in a rural, isolated region of Hawaii's Big Island still reeling from a recent tropical storm turned their attention to a ...

Awe-Inducing Time Lapse Of Hawaii's Volcanoes Will Fill You With Wonder

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 06.25.2014 | Green

We all know nothing is certain but death and taxes. There's another fact, however, that will likely remain true for generations to come. You can't ...

I'm With Stupid: Popping Tiny Bubbles of Volcanic Ignorance

Todd Hartley | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Todd Hartley

I grew up in the East, so everything I know about Hawaii I learned from TV. Think Magnum, P.I.; Hawaii Five-0; The Brady Bunch: that kind of stuff.

These Stunning Homes Are Built On Top Of LAVA

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 04.12.2014 | HuffPost Home

Architect Craig Steely will turn your idea of Hawaii living on its head. The black lava fields that surround his modern designs may look more Martian ...

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...

The Volcano and the Goddess

Findery | Posted 03.16.2014 | Travel
Findery

The Hawaiian mountain has been steadily flowing since 1983! That makes it one of the most long-lived eruptions known on Earth.

Traveling With Kids: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Michele Bigley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Michele Bigley

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park rocked my kids' world. Heck, it rocked my world. Where else on the planet can you see prehistoric landscapes, land boiling to life, LAVA!, and such stark lessons of the geology of the earth?

NASA Radar Peeks Inside Hawaiian Volcano

Posted 01.15.2012 | Science

By: Brett Israel Published: 01/14/2012 09:57 AM EST on OurAmazingPlanet Anyone can walk alongside the creeping lava on Hawaii's Mount Ki...

Lava Flowing From Hawaii Volcano Is Contained To National Park

AP | Posted 11.27.2011 | Green

(AP) HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK, Hawaii -- Lava continues to flow from Puu Oo crater but it's contained to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and stat...

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 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...

Watching the Birth of the Earth High Over Hawaii

James M. Clash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
James M. Clash

I was spiraling above the Big Island in a four-passenger Hughes 500 whirlybird. All that separated us from the ground was a few thousand feet of tropical air and some flimsy seat belts.

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...

Volcanoes: Hawaii Versus Iceland

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Patrick Takahashi

Eyjafjallajokull, that Icelandic volcano which erupted on March 20, continued on for 14 months when last active in 1821. This natural disaster could well hang around for some time to come.