August 1, 2021

You can’t stop the lava flow from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano with water, bombs or walls. Here’s why

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By Trevor Hughes, From USA TODAY PAHOA, Hawaii — Millions of people seeing images of lava destroying homes, cars and power poles have a simple question for authorities: Why can’t you stop it? Try spraying lava with water, some suggest. Maybe dig a ditch to divert the flow or erect a barrier? How about explosives? Can’t they change […]