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 »

Earth is the only planet that has liquid water on its surface, it is 93 million miles from the sun, and the Atlantic Ocean is the saltiest of the oceans. Earth is a unique planet in the solar system. More »

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Interesting facts about Minnesota for kids include information about the meaning of the state's name, its size, its capital city, its symbols, its climate and what states are near it. Other facts kids find interesting or... More »

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Hawaii, the 50th state admitted into the United States, is composed of eight different islands. These islands include Kauai, Oahu, Maui, Lanai and the "Big Island" of Hawaii. The islands formed from underwater volcanic e... More »

The state stone of Hawaii is the black coral, which can be found surrounding any of the state's islands. It was designated as the state stone in 1987. More »

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Hawaii is composed of eight primary islands: Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe and Hawaii. The Hawaiian islands were formed, and continue to be formed, by undersea magma sources, referred to as hotspots. More »

The effects of trade winds on Hawaii weather present in the varied amounts of rain in the windward and leeward sides of the islands, as well as the mildly warm temperatures throughout the island group. In Hawaii, trade w... More »

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