Kaleidoscopic Shorelines: Pink, Black, and Green Sand Beaches

By Laura Ratliff - 2013-05-31T16:58:06Z

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Papakolea Beach

South Point, Hawaii

One of only two green sand beaches in the world (the other is in the Galapagos), Papakolea Beach's coloring comes from the mineral olivine.

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