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Kīlauea Eruption Abruptly Slows Down

Volcanologists say it’s too soon to know whether the sudden drop in activity signals the end of the eruption or just a pause — Nearly 3 months into one of its most voluminous and destructive eruptions in recent history, Hawaii’s Kīlauea volcano abruptly went quiet over the weekend, with new lava from the volcano’s flank …

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‘The entire habitat is gone’: Hawaii’s natural wonders claimed by lava

The Kilauea eruption has wiped out rare sites and whole ecosystems. As the island mourns a tragedy, it also accepts the brutal cycle of nature — In Puna, the area of Hawaii island that’s been hardest hit by the Kilauea volcano eruption, those who lived nearest to the lava flows watched the forest around their …

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