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Lava pours into a  seemingly bottomless crack from the eruption between Pu‘u ‘O‘o and Napau Crater Sunday (March 6).

Latest video and photos of Kilauea fissure eruption Sunday (March 6)

Lava pours into a seemingly bottomless crack from the eruption between Pu‘u ‘O‘o and Napau Crater Sunday (March 6).

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Hawaiian Volcano Observatory volcanologist Mike Poland explores the possible causes of Kilauea's summit eruption and how it might evolve in the months and years to come. The program starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday (March 16) at the Kilauea Visitor Center auditorium.

Kilauea’s Summit Eruption: What’s Up and What’s Next?

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory volcanologist Mike Poland explores the possible causes of Kilauea’s summit eruption and how it might evolve in the months and years to come. The program starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday (March 16) at the Kilauea Visitor Center auditorium.

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Volcano Watch: Soda can analogy for Kilauea summit eruption

Volcano Watch: Soda can analogy for Kilauea summit eruption

(Volcano Watch is a weekly article written by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.) The current eruption at Kilauea’s summit is unique in the recorded history of the volcano.   Never in the past 200 years has there been a long-lived eruptive vent that emitted mostly gas, with only a small amount […]

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea summit eruption is still going strong

Volcano Watch: Kilauea summit eruption is still going strong

(Volcano Watch is a weekly article written by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.) It seems like only yesterday when the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory monitored a several-week build-up in seismic tremor levels and sulfur dioxide emissions in early 2008.   While some staff members speculated that a small summit eruption might be […]

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