Big Island (Hawaii)

Satellites in space see lava pouring from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano

From the ground, lava pouring from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano can look terrifying.<p>Over the past few weeks, newly cracked fissures in the ground have …


NFL Legend Terry Bradshaw Lists Hawaii Retreat for $1.3M

The four-time Super Bowl champion bought it in 2016 for $1.295M<p>Terry Bradshaw, a Hall of Fame quarterback who won four Super Bowl titles with the …

Real Estate

Volcanologist Explains Mystifying Aerial Image of Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano

It's like Hawaii's heartbeat.<p>Up close in personal, Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano is actually the stuff of nightmares. It launched several …


Will Mauna Loa Erupt Next?

The short answer is yes—but don’t freak out.<p>Kīlauea has been erupting continuously since 1983. But in recent weeks, the Hawai`i volcano noted as the …


Why Scientists Are Actually Super-Excited About Hawaii's Massive Volcano Eruption

"It's an amazing opportunity."<p>Through the laze and vog, Kīlauea is giving up some of its secrets.<p>The volcano that began a new round of eruptions on …


The Infrared Glow of Kilauea’s Lava Flows : Image of the Day

Though Kilauea has been erupting continuously from the Pu’u O’o vent since 1983, the eruption took a dangerous turn on May 3, 2018, when new fissures …


As Kilauea Rages, a Look at the Diverse Volcanic Vocabulary

As Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano continues to erupt, threatening residents of the Big Island with ash, toxic gas and even lava bombs, a special kind of volcanic lingo has been spewing forth as well.<p>For a few weeks now, the U.S. Geological Survey has been warning of the risks of “vog,” short for …

San Francisco

Kilauea lava streams into Pacific Ocean

Lava is still gushing out of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano four days after its latest eruption, and has reached as far as the Pacific Ocean.<p>Six huge fissures sent rivers of molten rock through a blackened, volcanic wilderness that was once jungle, farmland and rural homes.<p>Kilauea, one of the world's …

World News

This Cabin Sits on Lava With More Lava Threatening

The name of this squared-off cabin on the Big Island of Hawaii seems more appropriate than ever, with nearby Kilauea destroying homes and forcing …


Kilauea Keeps Eruptions Going

Officials in Hawaii are warning residents to take cover as the Kilauea volcano continues to erupt. The most recent eruption has sent ash 10,000 feet …


Hawaii's Kilauea volcano shows no signs of slowing down

New footage has emerged showing the explosive reaction as lava spirts from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano and pours into the ocean. Geologists say shooting …


Man Injured by Kilauea Volcano Lava Bomb

posted by Jerry Caldwell -<p>47 minutes ago<p>Darryl Clinton didn't evacuate during the Kilauea volcano eruption in Hawaii. He opted to stayed behind and …


No tsunami threat from 4.4-magnitude quake on the Big Island

A 4.4 magnitude quake rattled the Big Island on Friday afternoon, largest of dozens of quakes in recent days.


New image debunks misconception of scale of Big Island lava flow

Updated:Sunday, May 20 2018 7:50 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:50:20 GMT<p>PHOTOS: 2018 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards<p>PHOTOS: 2018 Na Hoku Hanohano …

Natural Disasters

Lava is creating more Hawai'i. It's also forming corrosive acid mist

What happens when lava from the Kilauea eruption enters the ocean.<p>There is something special and awe-inspiring about watching new land form. This is what is now happening in Hawai’i as its Kīlauea volcano erupts. Lava is reaching the ocean and building land while producing spectacular plumes of …


Homeowner staying put despite explosive lava


Hawaii volcano: New images show extent of destruction

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 2:14<p>May 24th, 2018<p>New images from Hawaii show the devastating impact of the Kilauea volcano. Three weeks after its first eruption, it’s still sending waves of lava and plumes of toxic smoke into the air. NBC national correspondent …


Hawaii enthusiast and Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff spent $7 million to return a war god carving back to the islands

Melia Robinson/Business Insider and Christie's<p><b>Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff paid $7 million to buy a carving of the Hawaiian god Ku at auction.</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

San Francisco

Top 10 National Parks in America

Often called "America's Best Idea" the US National Park Service manages 60 designated National Parks from Hawaii to Maine, Florida, and Alaska. …

National Parks

Blue Flames Flare in Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Eruptions

Now Playing<p>Blue Flames Flare in Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Eruptions<p>The Kilauea volcano eruptions on Hawaii's Big Island are now causing blue flames, a natural phenomenon. There are also concerns as lava approaches a major power plant. Photo: USGS/AP<p>Up Next


Eerie blue flames emerge from Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano


These 13 Hawaii Hiking Trails Lead To Some Incredible Pieces Of History

With the fascinating history and some of the best hiking in the world, Hawaii is home to a variety of hiking trails that will also teach us lessons …


Nearly Continuous Plume of Gas, Steam Billows From Kīlauea

The USGS/Hawai‘i Volcanoes Observatory just released this video filmed on May 21, 2018, with a UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle).<p>At Kīlauea Volcano’s …


Hawaii's Volcano Is Now Producing Eerie Blue Flames: Here's What They Are

Wow.<p>The Kīlauea volcano in Hawaii is behind a new, potentially deadly phenomenon – eerie blue fire streaming up from below the ground.<p>The flames, …


Maui's Kapalua Bay Beach tops Dr. Beach's best beach list

A crescent-shaped beach on the Hawaiian island of Maui got the top slot Thursday on the list of best beaches issued annually by a Florida professor …

Florida International University

Blue Flames Peek Through Cracks In The Road Near Kilauea Lava Flows

As vegetation in the cracks is buried and burned, it releases methane, which in turn produces this cool but also rather concerning effect.


How NASA tech is helping Hawaii's Kilauea volcano response

NASA assets in space and in the air are helping first responders deal with the ongoing volcanic outburst in Hawaii.<p>Kilauea volcano, on Hawaii's Big Island, has been erupting pretty much continuously for the past 35 years. But Kilauea's activity ratcheted up considerably on May 3 after an earthquake …


Evacuation by air could have Lower Puna residents out in hours, official says

ADVERTISING<p>HILO >> An air evacuation of the portions of Lower Puna that are threatened by the Kilauea Volcano eruption could be accomplished within …


Pictures of the Day: 24 May 2018


A Royal Wedding, a Volcano, and Other Powerful Photos from Around the World This Week

This week kicked off in royal fashion after the marriage of Prince Harry, now Duke of Sussex, to actress and longtime feminist Meghan Markle, now …

Natural Disasters