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Hawaii's relentless lava

Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava shoots out of a fissure in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava shoots out of a fissure in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava shoots out of a fissure in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Pahoehoe lava advances west from fissure 7 on Leilani Avenue as a lava fountain is seen in the background, May 27, 2018. USGS/Handout via REUTERS

Pahoehoe lava advances west from fissure 7 on Leilani Avenue as a lava fountain is seen in the background, May 27, 2018. USGS/Handout via REUTERS

Pahoehoe lava advances west from fissure 7 on Leilani Avenue as a lava fountain is seen in the background, May 27, 2018. USGS/Handout via REUTERS
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Lava pours into the ocean after crossing Highway 137 near Kapoho, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava pours into the ocean after crossing Highway 137 near Kapoho, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava pours into the ocean after crossing Highway 137 near Kapoho, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Onlookers gather at the foot of the lava bed, as a lava shoots molten rock into the air, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers gather at the foot of the lava bed, as a lava shoots molten rock into the air, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers gather at the foot of the lava bed, as a lava shoots molten rock into the air, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava approaches the Puna Geothermal Venture in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava approaches the Puna Geothermal Venture in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava approaches the Puna Geothermal Venture in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Hannique Ruder looks at a colorful shard of lava rock she picked up the recent Kilauea lava flow near Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Hannique Ruder looks at a colorful shard of lava rock she picked up the recent Kilauea lava flow near Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Hannique Ruder looks at a colorful shard of lava rock she picked up the recent Kilauea lava flow near Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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An aerial view of Kilauea Volcano's summit caldera and an ash plume billowing from Halema'uma'u, a crater within the caldera, May 27, 2018. Courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol/USGS/Handout via REUTERS

An aerial view of Kilauea Volcano's summit caldera and an ash plume billowing from Halema'uma'u, a crater within the caldera, May 27, 2018. Courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol/USGS/Handout via REUTERS

An aerial view of Kilauea Volcano's summit caldera and an ash plume billowing from Halema'uma'u, a crater within the caldera, May 27, 2018. Courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol/USGS/Handout via REUTERS
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Onlookers stand on a lava flow to watch lava gush out of a fissure, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers stand on a lava flow to watch lava gush out of a fissure, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers stand on a lava flow to watch lava gush out of a fissure, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, Hawaii, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Houses sit near the lava flow that cut across Highway 137 near Kapoho, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Houses sit near the lava flow that cut across Highway 137 near Kapoho, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Houses sit near the lava flow that cut across Highway 137 near Kapoho, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Offerings are left on a fresh lava bed from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Offerings are left on a fresh lava bed from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Offerings are left on a fresh lava bed from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Several houses and structures sit inside the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. Most of the vegetation in the lava zone area has discolored due to the heavy amounts of volcanic gas emitted by the lava flow. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Several houses and structures sit inside the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. Most of the vegetation in the lava zone area has discolored due to the heavy amounts of volcanic gas emitted by the lava flow. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Several houses and structures sit inside the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. Most of the vegetation in the lava zone area has discolored due to the heavy amounts of volcanic gas emitted by the lava flow. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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As a volcanic fissure spurts molten rock into the air, lava slowly approaches a home on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

As a volcanic fissure spurts molten rock into the air, lava slowly approaches a home on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

As a volcanic fissure spurts molten rock into the air, lava slowly approaches a home on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava approaches Puna Geothermal Venture in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava approaches Puna Geothermal Venture in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava approaches Puna Geothermal Venture in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 28, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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An aerial view of the ocean-entry areas shows the diminished lava flow into the ocean, May 27, 2018. Courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol/USGS/Handout via REUTERS

An aerial view of the ocean-entry areas shows the diminished lava flow into the ocean, May 27, 2018. Courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol/USGS/Handout via REUTERS

An aerial view of the ocean-entry areas shows the diminished lava flow into the ocean, May 27, 2018. Courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol/USGS/Handout via REUTERS
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A mural of the Hawaiian goddess Pele is depicted on a wall of a local art gallery in Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

A mural of the Hawaiian goddess Pele is depicted on a wall of a local art gallery in Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

A mural of the Hawaiian goddess Pele is depicted on a wall of a local art gallery in Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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A lava flow advances down Leilani Street close to Nohea Street, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

A lava flow advances down Leilani Street close to Nohea Street, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

A lava flow advances down Leilani Street close to Nohea Street, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption burns palm trees near Kahukai St. in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption burns palm trees near Kahukai St. in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption burns palm trees near Kahukai St. in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Onlookers stand on a lava flow to watch lava gush out of a fissure, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers stand on a lava flow to watch lava gush out of a fissure, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers stand on a lava flow to watch lava gush out of a fissure, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Downed power lines and a wheelbarrow are seen by a dirt road, illuminated by lava from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Downed power lines and a wheelbarrow are seen by a dirt road, illuminated by lava from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Downed power lines and a wheelbarrow are seen by a dirt road, illuminated by lava from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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A lava flow from the Kilauea volcano illuminates the night sky, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

A lava flow from the Kilauea volcano illuminates the night sky, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

A lava flow from the Kilauea volcano illuminates the night sky, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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As volcanic fissures spurts molten rock into the air, lava slowly approaches a home on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

As volcanic fissures spurts molten rock into the air, lava slowly approaches a home on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

As volcanic fissures spurts molten rock into the air, lava slowly approaches a home on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Taken during a long exposure, lava gushes from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Taken during a long exposure, lava gushes from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Taken during a long exposure, lava gushes from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Onlookers gather in front of a fresh lava flow from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers gather in front of a fresh lava flow from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers gather in front of a fresh lava flow from the Kilauea volcano, in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 26, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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After crossing Highway 137, lava pours into the ocean during the eruption of the Kilauea Volcano near Pahoa, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

After crossing Highway 137, lava pours into the ocean during the eruption of the Kilauea Volcano near Pahoa, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

After crossing Highway 137, lava pours into the ocean during the eruption of the Kilauea Volcano near Pahoa, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption crosses Kahukai St. in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption crosses Kahukai St. in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava from the Kilauea volcano eruption crosses Kahukai St. in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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As a lava fissure erupts in the distance, a destroyed structure is seen in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

As a lava fissure erupts in the distance, a destroyed structure is seen in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

As a lava fissure erupts in the distance, a destroyed structure is seen in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Hawaiian ti leafs are left as an offering near the recent lava flow in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Hawaiian ti leafs are left as an offering near the recent lava flow in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Hawaiian ti leafs are left as an offering near the recent lava flow in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Onlookers watch the lava gush from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers watch the lava gush from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Onlookers watch the lava gush from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava flows are seen entering the sea along the coastline during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano May 23, 2018. USGS/J. Ozbolt, Hilo Civil Air Patrol/Handout via REUTERS

Lava flows are seen entering the sea along the coastline during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano May 23, 2018. USGS/J. Ozbolt, Hilo Civil Air Patrol/Handout via REUTERS

Lava flows are seen entering the sea along the coastline during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano May 23, 2018. USGS/J. Ozbolt, Hilo Civil Air Patrol/Handout via REUTERS
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Sarah Conway, left, and Matt Patrick, both from USGS Hawaiian Volcano, observe lava erupting from a fissure in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Sarah Conway, left, and Matt Patrick, both from USGS Hawaiian Volcano, observe lava erupting from a fissure in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Sarah Conway, left, and Matt Patrick, both from USGS Hawaiian Volcano, observe lava erupting from a fissure in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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Lava gushes from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava gushes from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

Lava gushes from a fissure eruption of the Kilauea Volcano in the Leilani Estates near Pahoa, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Garcia
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