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Watch A Hawaiian Volcano 'Smile' For The Camera

The Huffington Post | Lauren Aratani | Posted 07.29.2016 | Green

New video footage of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano may have you wondering whether Pixar’s “Lava” is coming to life. An incredible 360-degree video,...

Molten Lava Flows Into The Ocean In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 07.26.2016 | Green

Last night, a lava breakout in Hawaii flowed into the Pacific Ocean after creeping toward the coast for weeks. The flow, which originating from Kilaue...

This Lava 'Skylight' Is Way Bigger Than It Looks

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 06.21.2016 | Green

On Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, astonishing geological phenomena happen daily. Sometimes, that means lava birthing new land by flowing directly into the ...

New Lava Breakouts Cascade Down Hawaii Volcano

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 05.31.2016 | Science

Last week, two new lava flows broke out on Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island, oozing red hot molten rock down the volcano's Pu’u O’o cone. Th...

Watch A Lava Flow Quietly Eat Away At A Hawaiian Forest

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 05.11.2016 | Science

Breakouts of lava have been slowly consuming sections of forest on the rural southeast corner of Hawaii's Big Island for several months. Kilauea, one ...

Lava Lake Explosion Births Bizarre Glass Egg In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 01.12.2016 | Science

On Friday, during a fairly typical explosion at the lava lake at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, various volcanic rock fragments flew into the air. But lat...

Watch Waves Of Lava Roll Down Hawaii Volcano

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 10.12.2015 | Science

Forget your surfboard -- these Hawaiian waves are made of magma. Videographer Mick Kalber was flying over Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano on Friday when he c...

This Is How You 'Collect' Lava

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.07.2015 | Science

For volcanologists in Hawaii, collecting lava is just another day at the office. Kilauea, located on Hawaii's Big Island, is one of the most active vo...

Totally Trippy Video Captures The Haunting Beauty Of Hawaii Volcano

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 09.30.2015 | Science

Kilauea volcano, on the Big Island of Hawaii, is one of the most active volcanoes on Earth, but getting face-to-face with the remote action is no easy...

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Sees A Mesmerizing River Of Lava

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.28.2015 | Science

Need a reminder of Mother Nature's might? Then, boy, do we have the video for you. A large lava breakout began early Thursday morning from the Puʻu ...

You Know You're on the Big Island When....

Anneli Rufus | Posted 07.20.2016 | Travel
Anneli Rufus

Admit it. Sometimes you're all: These giant spider lilies, these feral pigs and this supermarket aisle stocked entirely with cans of Spam have me mystified. Where am I?

HULA MOON Vol. XIV: The Mystery of Artist Masami Teraoka; The Modern Art Volcanists of Hawai'i

Gordy Grundy | Posted 06.01.2016 | Hawaii
Gordy Grundy

His talent is unbelievable and incredible and worthy of our rapt attention. Not only is his technical skill exemplary, his interests and ideas are smart, fascinating, entertaining and with varying degrees of humor. He is a quiet warrior.

This Tiny, Tropical AirBnB Treehouse Is All Your Dreams Come True

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 05.20.2015 | Travel

AirBnB has a lot of great hidden gems, but this tiny tropical treehouse has to be one of our favorites. The one-bedroom, one-bathroom treehouse...

Video Shows Hawaii Lava Lake Explosion Following Collapse Of Crater Wall

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 05.06.2015 | Green

A lava lake that sits within Halemaumau Crater on Hawaii's Big Island exploded Sunday after a portion of the crater wall collapsed into the lava below...

This Is What Happens When You Step On Lava

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.19.2014 | Green

As lava on Hawaii's Big Island nears a shopping center and gas station (it is expected to make contact around Christmas), we're taking this video as a...

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 ...

Kilauea's Volatile Beauty Captured At Night (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 04.07.2014 | Green

Each of the Hawaiian islands are or once were active volcanoes, springing forth from a hotspot in the middle of the Pacific Plate. Kilauea, one of fiv...

Geophysicists Foresee Better Way To Predict Volcanic Eruptions

Posted 09.02.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor Published: 08/31/2012 12:18 PM EDT on OurAmazingPlanet The secret movements of magma deep insi...

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...

PHOTOS: Going With The (Pyroclastic) Flow On A Volcano Vacation

JustLuxe | Posted 12.24.2011 | Travel

The volcanic eruption is perhaps the only category of natural disaster that has major tourist appeal.

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano: One Month Before the March 2011 Eruption (Slideshow)

Sue Frause | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Sue Frause


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...