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May 18, 2017

HVO’s Website Makeover is More than Skin Deep

The new website features interactive maps that display earthquake and monitoring data and you can view near-real-time data streams across all monitored volcanoes
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May 11, 2017

Geologist Recalls Mount St. Helens Eruption 37 Years Ago

The science of volcanology was changed forever, and today the risks from future eruptions anywhere in the world are lessened because of what happened on that fateful day.
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October 25, 2016

5-Mile Cat-Proof Fence Completed on Mauna Loa

The five-mile fence will protect federally endangered ‘ua‘u, or Hawaiian petrels from feral cats on the volcano.
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September 06, 2016

4.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Big Island

No tsunami was generated by an early morning magnitude 4.1 earthquake reported at 4:26 a.m. today in the summit region of the Mauna Loa volcano.
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June 10, 2016

VOLCANO WATCH: Kīlauea Volcano’s New Lava Flows

Early on May 24, HVO scientists were alerted that a tiltmeter on the Puʻu ʻŌʻō cone on Kīlauea Volcano’s East Rift Zone had detected rapid change.
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May 20, 2016

VOLCANO WATCH: Scientists Search for the Right ‘Keys’ to Mauna Loa

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses the search for the right "keys" to Mauna Loa in this week's Volcano Watch.
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April 08, 2016

VOLCANO WATCH: Mauna Loa 1950 Eruption, a Lot of Lava with Little Warning

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses the 1950 Mauna Loa eruption in this week’s Volcano Watch.
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March 07, 2016

HI-SEAS Crew Reaches Half-Way Mark

Six crew members launched on yearlong isolated journey on Aug, 28 and have resided in a solar power dome on the slopes of Mauna Loa since.
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February 26, 2016

VOLCANO WATCH: Mauna Loa, Earth’s Largest Active Volcano, is Still Stirring

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses how Mauna Loa, the earth's largest active volcano, is still stirring in this week’s Volcano Watch.
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December 22, 2015

2016 HVNP Centennial Events

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park will celebrate its centennial year with activities through 2016.
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September 21, 2015

Missing Hiker Suffered Exhaustion and Hypothermia

The hiker was located on the Mauna Loa Observatory trail, approximately 1.5 mile above the observatory.
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August 14, 2015

VOLCANO WATCH: Is Mauna Loa gaining weight?

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses whether or not Mauna Loa is "gaining weight."
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August 03, 2015

HI-SEAS Crew Named for Fourth Mission

Crew members for the 365-day Hawai’i Space Exploration Analog and Simulation mission have been selected. This will be the fourth HI-SEAS mission.
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July 01, 2015

Ten High School ‘STARS’ Complete Workshop

Ten high school girls from around the state got a glimpse of what it is like in the aerospace industry during the second-annual STARS program.
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May 15, 2015

VOLCANO WATCH: Mauna Loa Restlessness Continues

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses continued unrest below Mauna Loa.
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