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Thursday 5 October 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Kilauea

This year
Kilauea volcano on Hawaii begins erupting again after three-month pause
At this stage it is not expected that the eruption will threaten people’s homes.
All time
Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour
“It can’t get hotter than where we are,” said a scientist from the US Geological Survey.
Hawaii's Big Island is bracing for a potential volcanic explosion
A total of 17 fissures in the earth have been identified.
PHOTOS: Hawaii volcano forces evacuations as lava destroys homes
Over 1500 residents have been ordered to evacuate the surrounding areas as some lose their homes.
Emergency declared in Hawaii after volcanic eruption
Fire authorities were detecting “extremely high levels of dangerous sulfur dioxide gas” in the area affected.
The Daily Fix: Monday
This evening’s Daily Fix includes: new online suicide prevention initiative launched; Guantanamo terror trials to resume; and a trapped Bieber.
Video: Hawaii's volcano Kilauea erupts
Dramatic images from the weekend’s volcanic activity on Hawaii’s Big Island after a crater floor on the Kilauea volcano collapsed.