PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano continues to erupt, destroying more homes on the big island.READ MORE: 2 Men Injured, 1 In Critical Condition, After Allegheny West Shooting: Police
In the red circle is an explosion of steam and hot water, caused by ocean waves crashing onto molten lava.
The eruptions began more than five weeks ago.READ MORE: ACLU Announces Philadelphia Police Pilot Program As Alternate To Stop And Frisk
Thousands of residents have fled their homes and at least 600 homes have been destroyed.
About half of those homes were destroyed in the past few days.
Scientists say they are not sure when the eruptions will end.MORE NEWS: Police Arrest Kareen Welton For Several Hit-And-Runs In Philadelphia, Including Crash That Killed Woman In Center City
They’re urging residents to pay attention to the warnings to stay safe.