Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano: The science behind the eruption and the 2,200-degree lava

WASHINGTON — Hawaii’s Kilauea is not your typical blow-the-top-off kind of volcano. It’s been simmering and bubbling for about 35 years, sending superhot hot lava spewing up through cracks in the ground. This month’s eruptions are more of the same, except the lava is destroying houses miles from the summit. The lava has already devoured […]