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Volcano's 30-Year Eruption Bursting with Discoveries

Lava flows from Pu'u O'o Crater on Kilauea. Kilauea acts as a pressure-relief valve for Mauna Loa, and vice versa, according to a model suggesting the volcanoes connect deep underground.

Hawaii volcano's spectacular show

November 30, 2012

Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii's largest island is spilling lava into the ocean, creating a rare and spectacular fusion of steam and waves that officials said on Nov. 27 could attract thrill-seeking visitors if it continues.