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  1. Granite dikes

    Snapshot Title: Granite dikes
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Folded metamorphic rocks exposed on C&O Canal
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Several light-colored dikes of granite cut across the dark-colored, foliated metamorphic rocks in this snapshot. Granites in the area have been dated to ~460 million years ago.



  2. Freaky feet

    Snapshot Title: Freaky feet
    Taken by: Tim Brown

    Image: Kai and Skyler at Broken Arch
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:



  3. Boudin

    Snapshot Title: Boudin
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Folded metamorphic rocks exposed on C&O Canal
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Chunk of light-colored rock stretched out and broken off, with foliation wrapping around it.



  4. La Salles

    Snapshot Title: La Salles
    Taken by: Tim Brown

    Image: Kai and Skyler at Broken Arch
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    Mountains



  5. S-fold

    Snapshot Title: S-fold
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Folded metamorphic rocks exposed on C&O Canal
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    An asymmetric fold with a "right side up" sense of kinematics.



  6. Gorilla Sphinx

    Snapshot Title: Gorilla Sphinx
    Taken by: Tim Brown

    Image: Kai and Skyler at Broken Arch
    Image Owner: Tim Brown



    Description:

    Cool rock



  7. Crinkly folds

    Snapshot Title: Crinkly folds
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Folded metamorphic rocks exposed on C&O Canal
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Small scale "crenulation" folds overprint metamorphic foliation.



  8. Folded granite dikes

    Snapshot Title: Folded granite dikes
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Folded metamorphic rocks exposed on C&O Canal
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This may show two generations of folding: an earlier isoclinal, recumbent generation that has made the arms of the fold parallel with one another, and then that would be overprinted by a second (more ...



  9. חצי בן אדם

    Snapshot Title: חצי בן אדם
    Taken by: lipa stauber

    Image: explore score 5 Akahama in Ohtsuchi
    Image Owner: Taichi FURUHASHI



    Description:

    חצי בן אדם



  10. IGLESIA SAN LORENZO

    Snapshot Title: IGLESIA SAN LORENZO
    Taken by: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám

    Image: Metropol Parasol, vista Norte
    Image Owner: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám



    Description:

    El templo fue construido en el siglo XIV, en estilo gótico-mudéjar, pero las posteriores reformas de los siglos XVIII y XIX alteraron bastante el estilo primitivo de la iglesia.
    En su concepción in...



  11. BASILICA DE LA MACARENA

    Snapshot Title: BASILICA DE LA MACARENA
    Taken by: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám

    Image: Metropol Parasol, vista Norte
    Image Owner: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám



    Description:

    u construcción fue iniciada en 1941, cuando el 13 de abril, Pedro Segura y Sáenz, arzobispo de Sevilla, bendijo los terrenos en los que se edificó y colocó la primera piedra del templo; y finaliza...



  12. TORRE DE DON FADRIQUE

    Snapshot Title: TORRE DE DON FADRIQUE
    Taken by: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám

    Image: Metropol Parasol, vista Norte
    Image Owner: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám



    Description:

    La torre del Infante don Fadrique se encuentra en el casco histórico de la ciudad de Sevilla (intramuros), en el convento de Santa Clara.
    Esta torre fue construida en el año 1252 por el Infante don ...



  13. Cottesloe Surf Live Saving Club

    Snapshot Title: Cottesloe Surf Live Saving Club
    Taken by: John Warkentin

    Image: Cottesloe Beach from the Groyne, Perth WA, Dec 28, 2010
    Image Owner: John Warkentin



    Description:

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  14. Golf Club

    Snapshot Title: Golf Club
    Taken by: John Warkentin

    Image: Cottesloe Beach from the Groyne, Perth WA, Dec 28, 2010
    Image Owner: John Warkentin



    Description:

    Man teeing off



  15. TORRE DE LOS PERDIGONES

    Snapshot Title: TORRE DE LOS PERDIGONES
    Taken by: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám

    Image: Metropol Parasol, vista Norte
    Image Owner: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám



    Description:

    La Torre de los Perdigones, es una torre solitaria que formaba parte de la antigua fábrica de "San Francisco de Paula", conocida popularmente como "Fábrica de Perdigones", ubicada en el barrio de la...



  16. Don't drink and drive

    Snapshot Title: Don't drink and drive
    Taken by: John Warkentin

    Image: Cottesloe Beach from the Groyne, Perth WA, Dec 28, 2010
    Image Owner: John Warkentin



    Description:

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  17. Life Guard is missing

    Snapshot Title: Life Guard is missing
    Taken by: John Warkentin

    Image: Cottesloe Beach from the Groyne, Perth WA, Dec 28, 2010
    Image Owner: John Warkentin



    Description:

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  18. Mainpeak Paddlesports

    Snapshot Title: Mainpeak Paddlesports
    Taken by: John Warkentin

    Image: Cottesloe Beach from the Groyne, Perth WA, Dec 28, 2010
    Image Owner: John Warkentin



    Description:

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  19. The West Australian

    Snapshot Title: The West Australian
    Taken by: John Warkentin

    Image: Cottesloe Beach from the Groyne, Perth WA, Dec 28, 2010
    Image Owner: John Warkentin



    Description:

    thewest.com.au



  20. Alien

    Snapshot Title: Alien
    Taken by: Jamshid Damanpour

    Image: Umgebung von Zermatt
    Image Owner: M A



    Description:

    Some sort of black robed alien



  21. Ripple marks?

    Snapshot Title: Ripple marks?
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Meteora and the village of Kastraki
    Image Owner: Dimitris Stamoulis



    Description:

    This undulating surface -- is this some sort of bedform in the sedimentary layers? If not ripples, then perhaps "dunes" or antidunes?



  22. flag

    Snapshot Title: flag
    Taken by: Jaime Brotons

    Image: Meteora and the village of Kastraki
    Image Owner: Dimitris Stamoulis



    Description:

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  23. building

    Snapshot Title: building
    Taken by: Jaime Brotons

    Image: Meteora and the village of Kastraki
    Image Owner: Dimitris Stamoulis



    Description:

    on top



  24. Contact

    Snapshot Title: Contact
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Granite meets metamorphic rock (~schist)



  25. Two examples of boudinage

    Snapshot Title: Two examples of boudinage
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    ...in the metamorphic host rocks.



  26. itty bitty fold

    Snapshot Title: itty bitty fold
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This fold is "parasitic" on the larger antiformal structure.



  27. Layered rock meets granite

    Snapshot Title: Layered rock meets granite
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Layered (relict bedding? metamorphic foliation? both?) metamorphic rock [on right] meets an intrusion of pinkish, granular granite [on left].



  28. Hinge of antiform

    Snapshot Title: Hinge of antiform
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Nicely defined and differentially weathered.



  29. Saban Statue

    Snapshot Title: Saban Statue
    Taken by: Kent Gidley

    Image: Statue 11
    Image Owner: Kent Gidley



    Description:

    Saban Statue



  30. TORRE DE DON FADRIQUE

    Snapshot Title: TORRE DE DON FADRIQUE
    Taken by: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám

    Image: Metropol Parasol, vista Norte
    Image Owner: Manolo Rubio Andalucía Panorám



    Description:

    La torre del Infante don Fadrique se encuentra en el casco histórico de la ciudad de Sevilla (intramuros), en el convento de Santa Clara.

    Se trata de una construcción de planta cuadrada de unos 10...



  31. Daylily, Rainbow Beach

    Snapshot Title: Daylily, Rainbow Beach
    Taken by: carters

    Image: Rainbow Beach and Park Garden Walk Gigapan
    Image Owner: Eric Villhauer



    Description:

    taxonomy:common=Daylily
    taxonomy:binomial=Hermocallis Fulva

    phenophase:flowers=none
    phenophase:leaves= fullsize
    phenophas:fruit= none



  32. peacock

    Snapshot Title: peacock
    Taken by: Steve Petzold

    Image: Hamburg
    Image Owner: Andreas Vallbracht www.prachtvoll.de



    Description:

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  33. 99th floor terrace

    Snapshot Title: 99th floor terrace
    Taken by: Gerald Donovan

    Image: Burj Khalifa
    Image Owner: Gerald Donovan



    Description:

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  34. Mech level on the 109th-111th floors

    Snapshot Title: Mech level on the 109th-111th floors
    Taken by: Gerald Donovan

    Image: Burj Khalifa
    Image Owner: Gerald Donovan



    Description:

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  35. Terrace on the 148th floor

    Snapshot Title: Terrace on the 148th floor
    Taken by: Gerald Donovan

    Image: Burj Khalifa
    Image Owner: Gerald Donovan



    Description:

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  36. Mech level

    Snapshot Title: Mech level
    Taken by: Gerald Donovan

    Image: Burj Khalifa
    Image Owner: Gerald Donovan



    Description:

    on the 136th to 138th floors



  37. Xylophone

    Snapshot Title: Xylophone
    Taken by: Rob Paugh

    Image: BGJHS Band Room
    Image Owner: Rob Paugh



    Description:

    One of the many instruments in the band room...



  38. Band Locker Open

    Snapshot Title: Band Locker Open
    Taken by: Rob Paugh

    Image: BGJHS Band Room
    Image Owner: Rob Paugh



    Description:

    Some kid left their band locker open...



  39. 112th floor.

    Snapshot Title: 112th floor.
    Taken by: Gerald Donovan

    Image: Burj Khalifa
    Image Owner: Gerald Donovan



    Description:

    There is a terrace around the other side of the building at this level.



  40. Another impression?

    Snapshot Title: Another impression?
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Bed T4, Ediacaran, South Australia
    Image Owner: Phoebe Cohen



    Description:

    I'd love to see someone who knows what they're talking about label the different parts of this outcrop.



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