Lava slows but still on track to hit Hawaii market
Lava from an active volcano on Hawaii's Big Island slowed slightly but stayed on track to hit a shopping center in the small town of Pahoa.
Policy action urgently needed to protect Hawaii's dolphins
The best way to protect wild spinner dolphins in Hawaii while also maintaining the local tourism industry that depends on them is through a combination of federal regulations and community-based conservation ...
Big Island students to go on lava field trips
Some students on Hawaii's Big Island are getting a rare, up-close look at the lava that's disrupting where they go to school.
The price Hawaiians are prepared to pay for living near volcanoes
The destruction caused by the lava of Kilauea are grabbing the attention of the international media. Last week, footage showed this eruption claiming its first house in Pahoa and people began to question ...
Hawaii volcano lava breaking out at three spots
Lava from Kilauea volcano is breaking out at three spots near the small Hawaii town of Pahoa.
Tracing the evolution of forest trees
There are at least 60,000 identified tree species in the world, "but we know next to nothing about how they got here," Elizabeth Stacy says. "Trees form the backbone of our forests, and are ecologically and ...
Hawaii lava's slow forward creep stalls—for now
Lava threatening a rural Hawaii town has stopped its slow, forward advance—for now.
Lava 100 feet from Hawaii home, nearing main road
Lava that's slowly creeping into a rural Hawaii town is about the length of a basketball court from a house.
Hawaii volcano lava wave nears homes
Smoldering lava from a slow-erupting volcano has reached within yards (several meters) of homes on Hawaii's Big Island, emergency officials said Monday as villagers braced to evacuate.
Eight months on 'Hawaiian Mars' tests rigors of exploration
Six people have sealed themselves inside a white vinyl dome in Hawaii to embark on an eight-month test of how their mental health might fare during a mission to Mars.
Terra Satellite sees wind shear affecting Tropical Storm Ana
Tropical Storm Ana was being battered by wind shear when NASA's Terra satellite passed overhead and saw the bulk of showers and thunderstorms pushed north and east of the center.
Massive debris pile reveals risk of huge tsunamis in Hawaii
A mass of marine debris discovered in a giant sinkhole in the Hawaiian islands provides evidence that at least one mammoth tsunami, larger than any in Hawaii's recorded history, has struck the islands, and ...
Satellites sees a question mark in Tropical Storm Ana
NOAA's GOES-West satellite captured an image of Tropical Storm Ana that showed the outer clouds were already reaching the big island by 11 a.m. EDT and the storm resembled a giant question mark.
Scientists see severe coral bleaching near Oahu
While people in Hawaii have been sweating out a lack of trade winds, corals underwater are also suffering.