A famous eruption of Kilauea Volcano, Hawai’i, started in 1959 with spectacular fountains of lava and ended in 1960 with the tragic destruction of the village of Kapoho. This movie (part 1 of 2) tells the story of the eruption through eyewitness accounts and archival film footage, and examines the scientific and social lessons that still affect Hawai’i today. This film was selected for display in the Science Storytelling Workshop and AGU Cinema at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in December 2013.
You may also like
Produced by Sarah Lanier
1.57K Views0 Comments3 Likes
To make music without touching your instrument is a rare feat, and a difficult task to accomplish. It sounds and looks like something out of a science fiction film, but this musical oddity has been around since the 1...
Produced by Steve McDonald
2.15K Views0 Comments1 Likes
Researchers at Kenyan universities were faced with a problem: the weather forecasts that they were providing weren’t being taken seriously. Faced with climate change and climatic extremes, farmers were losing crops an...
Produced by Abigail Kent
1.26K Views0 Comments0 Likes
TRANSISTORS is a short animated film about the history and science of the tiny devices that brought about the Information Age. You interact with billions of transistors in your phones and computers every day, so why n...
Produced by Billy Collins
1.89K Views0 Comments3 Likes
Music moves us from the inside out. Whether its smooth jazz, hair metal, or hokey tonk, music has an undeniably powerful effect upon our emotions and behavior. Through following sound’s journey through the brain, this...