Hawaii volcano eruption sparks EMERGENCY EVACUATION as lava flows into village

Express.co.uk | 5/30/2018 | Staff
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Officials have warned that sharp, thin strands of volcanic glass fibres being carried on the wind could injure eyes and lungs.

The fibres are known as “Pele’s hair” after the Hawaiian goddess of volcanoes and are formed through the stretching of molten basaltic glass from lava, usually from lava fountains, lava cascades and vigorous lava flows.

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