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An interesting fact about the volcanoes in Hawaii is that although there are five active volcanoes, only three have been active in the last 200 years. These volcanoes are Kilauea, Mauna Loa and Hualalai. The other two ac... More »

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Sites such as NPS.gov, USGS.gov and GoHawaii.com all offer information about the different volcanoes found in the state of Hawaii. NationalGeographic.com also contains videos of the actual volcanoes erupting. More »

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Some facts about Hawaii for kids are that Hawaii is the only state in America made up solely of islands. It is also the only state with a tropical rain forest. Hawaii is also the second widest state from east to west, st... More »

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