Need that FIX for the weekend?

Here are more images from our lava charter with Paradise Helicopters’ Ryan Moeller!

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A hornito formed over the skylight high on Pu‘u ‘O‘o’s north flank, looking somewhat like the Cookie Monster. : )
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Pressure ruptures a raised portion of a tube, or tumulus, releasing molten pahoehoe. Being able to see into the tube feeding a flow is a rare occasion!
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An L shaped toe of lava oozes out from a crack in a tube.
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A peek at the molten contents of the tumulus… Our fearless and always hungry pilot, Ryan Moeller, would say that it looks like a pizza oven!
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A narrow finger of pahoehoe, creating ropey braids as its surface cools.

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