Thursday, January 13, 2011

Geology Rocks!

 
The dramatic rock formations here in the Al Hajar Mountains are a geologist's playground. To the untrained eye, it simply looks like a scene from the battle of Armageddon. However, it’s apparently due to separation of tectonic plates between Arabia and Eurasia. Just glad I wasn't around when it happened!

2 comments:

Winchester Daily Photos January 15, 2011 at 2:16 AM  

Very impressive landscape

Guyana-Gyal January 15, 2011 at 5:10 AM  

I suddenly remember how very small...fragile...I am.

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