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Hawai'i Volcanoes

photograph of hot lava fountaining May is Volcano Awareness Month, so our video of a new breakout on Hawai'i's Kilauea Volcano is perfectly timed.

Discover many more photographs and videos (all copyright-free) on our Hawaiian Volcano Observatory website (images with a USGS logo in the corner link to videos) and through our Find An Image! page.


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Want some fun facts and interesting tidbits of science? Check out our new Science Snippets, which include interesting word definitions, eye-catching land change images, and small morsels of unusual science information.

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