(NASA via Wired Science) Most Beautiful National Parks Seen From Space
Mount Rainier National Park
Location: Washington state Size: 368 square miles
The 14,411-foot Mount Rainier is the highest peak in the Cascade Range and the most topographically prominent mountain in the contiguous United States. This huge stratovolcano is one of 16 volcanoes in the world identified as particularly dangerous, due to its history of large eruptions and its location just 54 miles southeast of Seattle.