Global sand samples. One square cm sand per sample photo. Row by row from left to right: 1. Glass sand. Kauai, Hawaii 2. Dune sand. Gobi Desert 3. Quartz sand with green glauconite. Estonia 4. Volcanic sand with reddish weathered basalt. Maui, Hawaii 5. Biogenic coral sand from Molokai, Hawaii 6. Coral pink sand dunes. Utah 7. Volcanic glass sand. California 8. Garnet sand. Emerald Creek, Idaho 9. Olivine sand. Papakolea, Hawaii >http://www.sandatlas.org/rocks-pictures/
Endless views of the ocean and the islands of Molokai and Lanai can be enjoyed from almost every room in this newly built luxury home atop Pineapple Hill, in Kapalua, Maui. Nestled in a private gated community surrounded by tropical vegetation, enjoy outdoor entertaining and relaxing on the large patio and pool or on any of the private lanais off the master and guest suites.