Mantle

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Mauna Ulu on the east rift of Kilauea. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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National Geographic

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National Geographic offers reference material to encourage your students to learn more about the Earth with encyclopedic entries. This entry is about Earth's mantle. The mantle, between the brittle crust and super-dense core, makes up a whopping 84% of Earth's total volume.

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