Showing posts with label Hawaii. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Hawaii. Show all posts

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano destroys 467 homes

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano destroys 467 homes
 Lava from the Kilauea Volcano has destroyed 467 homes and covered 5,914 acres, the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency said Saturday.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Volcanic eruptions may sap oxygen from oceans, lead to ‘mass extinction’ of life on Earth – study

Volcanic eruptions may sap oxygen from oceans, lead to ‘mass extinction’ of life on Earth
Devastating volcanic eruptions, caused by excess carbon in the atmosphere, could one day lead to the mass extinction of all marine animals, and possibly all life on Earth – so says a new study.

Saturday, June 02, 2018

Hawaii volcano eruption enters new phase as crater falls quiet

Hawaii volcano eruption enters new phase
As lava continues to pour vigorously from the ground through fissures at the foot of Kilauea Volcano, the month-old eruption on Hawaii's Big Island has entered a new, seemingly calmer phase inside the summit crater, government scientists have said.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Hawaiian volcanologists ‘advise’ wider evacuations as violent lava flows swallow homes

Lava flows from Kilauea volcano on the Big Island have reached Highway 137, threatening to cut off the escape route for lower Puna. While there is no immediate threat to the public, lava discharge is picking up the pace.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Toxic gas alert following Hawaii volcano eruption

Residents on Hawaii’s Big Island have been alerted to rising levels of toxic gas from lava-oozing fissures, while geologists have warned that new areas east of the erupting Kilauea volcano may be at risk of molten rock bursting from the ground.

Monday, May 07, 2018

Lava Destroys at Dozens of Homes on Hawaii’s Big Island

hawaii lava
At least 26 homes have been destroyed by lava as ongoing eruptions from Kilauea volcano continue to threaten residents and property on Hawaii’s Big Island, the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency said Sunday.

Saturday, May 05, 2018

6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Hawaii. - Numerous aftershocks

6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Hawaii.
An earthquake measuring 6.9 magnitude on the Richter scale jolted the Big Island of Hawaii on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Friday, May 04, 2018

Hawaii governor declares emergency after Kilauea volcano erupts

Hawaii governor declares emergency
Hawaii Gov. David Ige signed an emergency proclamation late Thursday, following the eruption of the Kilauea volcano.

Evacuation Underway in Hawaii After Volcano Lava Seeps into Residential Area

Kilauea volcano
An evacuation was announced in Hawaii after lava from a volcano which forms the US state’s largest island seeped into a residential area, the local civil defense authority announced.

Friday, October 27, 2017

US sailors rescued after five months adrift in Pacific

US sailors rescued after five months adrift in Pacific
Two American sailors and their dogs have been rescued by the US Navy after drifting off course and spending months stranded in the Pacific Ocean.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Hawaii’s big island gets snow in June

An unusual combination of conditions brought snow to the peaks of Mauna Kea on Hawaii’s big island, forecasters said.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Solar Impulse 2 resumes round-the-world flight

The Solar Impulse 2 resumed its record-breaking quest Thursday to circle the globe without consuming a drop of fuel, taking advantage of improved weather to take off from Hawaii.

Friday, April 01, 2016

Solar Impulse 2 va reprendre son tour du monde le 15 avril depuis Hawaï

L'avion solaire Solar Impulse 2 devrait reprendre son tour du monde le 15 avril en quittant Hawaï, si les conditions climatiques le permettent, pour se diriger vers le continent nord-américain, a indiqué jeudi à l'AFP une porte-parole de l'organisation.

Monday, January 11, 2016

No Tsunami Threat Following 6.9M Indonesia Earthquake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat to Hawai’i following a 6.9 magnitude earthquake near Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Tsunami alert as Chile hit by powerful earthquake 8.3-magnitude

A powerful earthquake has hit central Chile, causing buildings to sway in the capital Santiago, officials say.
The 8.3-magnitude tremor was centred off the coast, about 144 miles (232km) north-west of the capital.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Fried batteries delay solar plane's journey until 2016

The team behind the record-breaking Solar Impulse 2 have said the next leg of the plane's historic round-the-world flight attempt will be delayed until next year.

Saturday, July 04, 2015

Solar Impulse lands in Hawaii. The next leg of the flight will be from Honolulu to Phoenix, Arizona.

Solar Impulse 2 (SI2), the first solar-powered aircraft in an attempt to fly around the world, safely landed at Kalaeloa Airport in Honolulu, Hawaii, at 5:51 a.m. local time (1551 GMT), Friday after 118-hour non-stop flight over Pacific.

Friday, July 03, 2015

Solar plane smashes solo flight record over Pacific

An aircraft attempting to circumnavigate the globe powered only by the sun's energy has broken a world record for the longest non-stop solo flight, the project team said.

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