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Before-and-after photos show the destruction from the ongoing volcanic eruptions in Hawaii

11 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

DigitalGlobe; Business Insider/Jeremy Berke
The ongoing volcanic eruptions on Hawaii's Big Island have caused severe damage to residential neighborhoods surrounding the Kilauea volcano.
The eruptions are showing no signs of slowing down. On Tuesday, the United States Geological Survey issued a rare " red alert " warning, which means a major eruption is imminent and that the ash clouds emitted from the volcano can affect air traffic.
The volcano continues to belch noxious fumes, like sulfur dioxide, which can make breathing difficult for children and the elderly. Geologists are also warning...
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People are casually golfing in Hawaii while the Kilauea volcano erupts behind them - and the photos are incredible and terrifying all at the same time

People are casually golfing in Hawaii while the Kilauea volcano erupts behind them - and the photos are incredible and terrifying all at the same time

11 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Mario Tama/Getty Images
The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island erupted, but that doesn't seem to faze certain people.
Some dedicated people have been pictured golfing on the island, despite the massive ash clouds behind them.
A photo of a man hitting swinging on the golf course as the volcano explodes behind him is now going viral.
Here's the craziest photo you'll see today. Hawaii's Big Island is currently experiencing an eruption of its Kilauea volcano - which is leading to ridiculous ash clouds and lava slowly creeping towards residents. In fact, since the volcano started erupting...
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Stunning images show golfers undisturbed by volcano eruption in Hawaii

Stunning images show golfers undisturbed by volcano eruption in Hawaii

11 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Mario Tama/Getty Images
Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano has experts paying attention and asking those in proximity to the eruption to be prepared. On Tuesday, the US Geological Survey raised its alert level to "red," indicating that "Major volcanic eruption is imminent, underway, or suspected with hazardous activity both on the ground and in the air."
Still, at Volcano Golf and Country Club, some ambitious golfers found the time to sneak in a few holes as ash flung into the air behind them, leading to some stunningly asynchronous images captured by Mario Tama for Getty Images. You can take a look...
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