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Kilauea Explosion Sends Ash Cloud 30,000 Feet Into Air

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory field crews are tracking the lava flow and spattering from multiple fissures; at any time, activity may again become more explosive, increasing the intensity of ash production and producing ballistic projectiles very near the vent. Keep Reading

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Volcanologist: Why Hawaii’s Volcano Is in Danger of Going Ballistic

Indeed, as lava is spitting and oozing along Kilauea's East Rift Zone, there is action miles away at the top of the volcano. The pressure dropped below the lava lake at Kilauea's summit crater, Halema'umau', and lake levels have reached the lowest level since it formed back in 2008. Keep Reading

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