If a volcano erupted in your backyard, your first instinct might be to flee as far away from it as possible. Following the eruption of Hawaii’s Kilauea on May 3rd, however, some Hawaiians had a different idea. While most are certainly staying clear of the lava and its toxic fumes, others have devised a silver lining.
Twitter user Jay Furr asked the official USGS Volcanoes Twitter account whether it’s “safe to roast marshmallows over volcanic vents? Assuming you had a long enough stick, that is? Or would the resulting marshmallows be poisonous?”