The One Place In The U.S. That Looks Exactly Like The Surface Of The Moon
When most people think of Hawaii’s breathtaking landscape, they consider the beaches, lagoons, and tropical rainforests. Yet there’s another element to the state that’s eerily similar to the surface of the moon. In fact, this spot has even served as a testing ground for NASA. Take a look at the following photographs and you’ll see a startling resemblance:
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.