Lava that's threatening rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island has stalled.
New photos from the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory give a glimpse into the hazardous work scientists undertake to monitor lava that's threatening to cross a major highway.
Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano continues to move slowly through a vacant lot in a rural subdivision.
Lava is about a tenth of a mile from the edge of a rural subdivision on Hawaii's Big Island.
As soon as lava flows from a volcano, exposure to air and wind causes it to start to cool and harden. Rather than hardening evenly, the energy exchange tends to take place primarily at the surface. The cooling causes a crust ...
Businesses in a small Hawaii town are facing a slow-motion disaster as lava from Kilauea volcano oozes toward roads connecting them to the rest of the Big Island.
The hot lava flowing from Hawaii's active volcano has quickened its creep toward a sparsely populated neighborhood.
Residents in a rural, isolated region of Hawaii's Big Island still reeling from a recent tropical storm turned their attention to a potential new disaster Thursday as scientists warned that a lava flow from a nearby volcano ...
Rural Hawaii residents still recovering from a tropical storm are keeping a nervous eye on a lava flow that may reach their community within a week.
Scientists are monitoring lava flowing from a Hawaii volcano eruption that could threaten homes.