Tag: dunes

Aug 28, 2017

Ken Block Took His Gymkhana Series to the Sand Dunes of Utah and It’s Awesome

Ken Block Took His Gymkhana Series to the Sand Dunes of Utah and It’s Awesome

Dirty in every respect. Borderline filthy

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Oct 31, 2016

Picture of the Day: The 20,000 Year Old ‘Dragon Dune’ That Protects a City

Picture of the Day: The 20,000 Year Old ‘Dragon Dune’ That Protects a City

In Iquique, Chile lies a 20,000-year-old, 320 m (1,050 ft) tall sand dune that overlooks the city

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Jun 20, 2016

Picture of the Day: Frosted Sand Dunes on Mars

Picture of the Day: Frosted Sand Dunes on Mars

Sand dunes cover much of this terrain, which has large boulders lying on flat areas between the dunes. It is late winter in the southern hemisphere of Mars, and these dunes are just getting enough sunlight to start defrosting their seasonal cover of carbon dioxide. Spots form where pressurized carbon dioxide gas escapes to the surface

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