Disasters & Extreme Weather

Published on August 6th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan


Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Eruption & Lava Overflow (Videos)

August 6th, 2011 by

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano had an eruption and lava overflow this week. For more, check out the videos below:


This one from the USGS gets you up close and personal — wicked video.

Beautiful. Amazing.

Kilauea is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. While the new lava is within the boundaries of Hawaii’s national park, it reportedly poses no danger to residents or visitors of Hawaii. We’ve covered news regarding Kilauea a few times this year, with pictures, videos, and satellite images of other eruptions. Check out the stories below for more.

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is the director of CleanTechnica, the most popular cleantech-focused website in the world, and Planetsave, a world-leading green and science news site. He has been covering green news of various sorts since 2008, and he has been especially focused on solar energy, electric vehicles, and wind energy since 2009. Aside from his work on CleanTechnica and Planetsave, he's the founder and director of Solar Love, EV Obsession, and Bikocity. To connect with Zach on some of your favorite social networks, go to ZacharyShahan.com and click on the relevant buttons.

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