VolcanoScapes V... Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (72 minutes)
An Historical Perspective
America’s unique national park as captured by Emmy Award Winner Mick Kalber. Thrill to highlights of 200 years of the park’s major eruptions: 1790 and 1924 steam explosions, 1959 Kilauea Iki, 1969 Mauna Ulu, 1984 Mauna Loa, and the current on-going eruption of Pu’u ‘O’o.
Wonder at mysterious petroglyphs carved in lava rock by ancient Hawaiians. Marvel at rare native birds and plants in a pristine tropical rain forest. Observe geologists sampling 2,000 degree hot lava as it makes its way to the sea. Feel the power of Pele, the Fire Goddess in the ancient chants and dances of Halau ‘O Kekuhi.
Experience the magnificence of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park as you fly past fiery lava fountains, and dive to the ocean’s floor to witness amazing formations of pillow lava.
Celebrate 150 years of Volcano House memories; relive the volcano region’s past through rare historic footage, and the journals of scientist Thomas Jaggar, Reverend William Ellis and Mark Twain. Trek with National Park Rangers as they disclose the secrets of the world’s most active volcano. “VolcanoScapes V” is unequivocally the most comprehensive historical program ever assembled on Hawaii Volcanoes National Park!
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