Volcanoes are centres of both creation and destruction. It can be easy to see why ancient cultures worshiped them as deities, although Rebel Voice is unsure of what credibility can be attached to Scientology and its reputed aliens-in-volcanoes theory. We wonder what the hell Cruise and Travolta are thinking with that guff.
In any event, Hawaii is known as a place of intense volcanic activity. There are almost as many eruptions as would be found in the public toilets next to the Taj Mahal Indian restaurant on O’Connell Street.
The colours are vibrant (speaking about volcanoes again) during explosions of lava and make for great TV. Here is a report on one recent event.