View from Haleakalā, Maui, Hawaii, USA (@ SuperStock/Getty Images)
- Apparently this huge crater was formed when the demigod Maui captured and held the sun here until it made the days longer.""Where did this bright idea happen?
- Whether you are here at dawn or dusk, the views are absolutely stunning.""See more pictures from the House of the Sun
- Shield volcanoes, named so because it looks like a warrior\s shield, are formed by layers of lava cooling.""But it\s much more fun to watch the heating process
- Measured from its base at the sea floor, this volcano is one of the world\s tallest mountains.""Two-thirds of it is underwater - where is it?