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  1. Lava fragments falling from lava fountains at fissure 8 are building a cinder-and-spatter cone arou

    Geologists eye Hawaii volcano for signs eruption may be easing

  2. Hole punched through the roof of a tourist boat is seen after lava from the Mount Kilauea volcano e

    Lava from Kilauea 'collapse explosion' destroys Hawaii structures

  3. A USGS geologist making observations of the fissure 8 lava channel at sunset is pictured in this fi

    Scientists defy 'force of nature' to unlock secrets of Hawaii volcano

    Dressed in heavy cotton, a helmet and respirator, Jessica Ball worked the night shift monitoring "fissure 8," which has been spewing fountains of ...
  4. A lava flow illuminates the evening sky above soldiers of the Hawaii National Guard near Pahoa

    Minor explosion at Hawaii volcano spews more ash into the air

    Another small explosion at the summit of Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano shot more ash high into the atmosphere, putting communities in the southern part ...
  5. Lava flows on the outskirts of Pahoa

    Rivers of lava destroy 600 homes on Hawaii's Big Island: Mayor

    Approximately 600 homes have been swallowed by lava flows from Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii's Big Island since early last month, marking its most ...
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    Guatemala warns of falling ash as volcanic activity picks up

  7. NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover snaps a self-portrait at a site called Vera Rubin Ridge on the Mar

    NASA rover data shows Mars had the ingredients needed for life

    A NASA rover has detected a bonanza of organic compounds on the surface of Mars and seasonal fluctuations of atmospheric methane in findings ...
  8. Fissure 8 continues to feed lava into multiple flow lobes advancing to agricultural land toward the

    Hawaii volcano eruption enters new phase as crater falls quiet

    As lava continued to pour vigorously from the ground through fissures at the foot of Kilauea Volcano, the month-old eruption on Hawaii's Big ...
  9. A mountain range on the edge of Pluto's Sputnik Planitia ice plain - with dune formations clea

    Wondrous dunes on Pluto are made of grains of frozen methane

    Scientists have detected another exotic feature on one of the solar system's most wondrous worlds, a large field of dunes on the surface of the ...
  10. Fissures 6 and 13 show lava flows merging into one channel that flows into the ocean at the western

    New lava flow advances towards Hawaii geothermal plant

    A series of summit explosions on Saturday from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano spewed ash up to 11,000 feet (3,353 m) and dusted the grey powdered rock ...