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“You are standing on an active volcano”

Words you don't want to hear, unless maybe you're there to see steam, sulphuric smoke and lava coming out of a mountain. And we were.

Bring a big appetite to the Big Island

You'll need it.

The Big Island goes green, and we get to watch

Renewable energy may be trendy on the U.S. mainland, but on Hawaii's Big Island, it's a reality.

Hawaii: It’s a big island with lots of layers

This is Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Park on Hawaii's Big Island, where layer upon layer of stones from Pololu Valley were gathered to form an ancient temple for Kamehameha the Great.
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