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  1. Iglesia de Sanavastre

    Snapshot Title: Iglesia de Sanavastre
    Taken by: gpfoto

    Image: Sanavastre (04)
    Image Owner: gpfoto



    Description:

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  2. Iglesia de Sanavastre

    Snapshot Title: Iglesia de Sanavastre
    Taken by: gpfoto

    Image: Sanavastre (03)
    Image Owner: gpfoto



    Description:

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  3. Lago Strino

    Snapshot Title: Lago Strino
    Taken by: Giuliano Bernardi

    Image: Presanella
    Image Owner: Giuliano Bernardi



    Description:

    Laghi di Strino , Val di sole , Trentino , Italy



  4. Lago Strino

    Snapshot Title: Lago Strino
    Taken by: Giuliano Bernardi

    Image: Presanella
    Image Owner: Giuliano Bernardi



    Description:

    Laghi di Strino-Val di Sole-Trentino-Italy



  5. Woodpecker Holes

    Snapshot Title: Woodpecker Holes
    Taken by: Laura VanHorn

    Image: University of Guelph - Dairy Bush 03 - Sept 09 2009
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Found by Mrs. VanHorn's Kindergarten Class



  6. Caballo blanco

    Snapshot Title: Caballo blanco
    Taken by: Jaime Brotons

    Image: Prats i Sansor (01)
    Image Owner: gpfoto



    Description:

    pastando cerca del pueblo



  7. Town

    Snapshot Title: Town
    Taken by: Jaime Brotons

    Image: Dolomiti,Presanella and Adamello ranges
    Image Owner: Giuliano Bernardi



    Description:

    at the valley



  8. Toldo gris

    Snapshot Title: Toldo gris
    Taken by: Jaime Brotons

    Image: Alicante desde el Castillo de Santa Barbara.
    Image Owner: Jaime Brotons



    Description:

    en la terraza, proporciona mucha sombra



  9. Terraza

    Snapshot Title: Terraza
    Taken by: Jaime Brotons

    Image: Alicante desde el Castillo de Santa Barbara.
    Image Owner: Jaime Brotons



    Description:

    llena de plantas



  10. Comparison of water clarity

    Snapshot Title: Comparison of water clarity
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Opferkessel atop Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    The pit on the left has relatively clear water, while the pit on the right is relatively cloudy with microbe growth.



  11. Lichens cover the rock

    Snapshot Title: Lichens cover the rock
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Opferkessel atop Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This is what makes it hard to do geology on the east coast...



  12. Overhanging lip

    Snapshot Title: Overhanging lip
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Opferkessel atop Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Opferkessel frequently display this "overhung" lip, while potholes usually do not.



  13. The Old Rag Granite

    Snapshot Title: The Old Rag Granite
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Opferkessel atop Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    A rare exposure of relatively clean Old Rag Granite (otherwise obscured by lichens growing on the surface of the rocks). Note the gray/blue quartz and the white/tan feldspar.



  14. Sense of scale

    Snapshot Title: Sense of scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Opferkessel atop Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    cm-demarcated pencil



  15. Spheroidal weathering

    Snapshot Title: Spheroidal weathering
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    The mountain is a classic place in Virginia to see spheroidal weathering -- both in the Old Rag Granite and in boulders of Catoctin Formation meta-basalt.



  16. Another hiker

    Snapshot Title: Another hiker
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Walking on the edge



  17. Hiker on summit

    Snapshot Title: Hiker on summit
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    It looks so far away!



  18. Catoctin Formation feeder dike float

    Snapshot Title: Catoctin Formation feeder dike float
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    A boulder derived from a feeder dike of the ~570 Ma Catoctin Formation flood basalts. Note how it is darker colored and more fine-grained than the Old Rag Granite (~1.0 Ga).



  19. Joint set

    Snapshot Title: Joint set
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Subparallel fractures encourage and localize weathering of the Old Rag Granite.



  20. Another hiker

    Snapshot Title: Another hiker
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Pulling a string?



  21. Hiker

    Snapshot Title: Hiker
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Rock Scramble at Old Rag Mountain, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    There are a bunch of hikers in this image, at many different distances.



  22. Globo aerostático

    Snapshot Title: Globo aerostático
    Taken by: gpfoto

    Image: La Cerdanya (57)
    Image Owner: gpfoto



    Description:

    .



  23. Aligator is missing a leg

    Snapshot Title: Aligator is missing a leg
    Taken by: D Broberg

    Image: Venetian View of Las Vegas Strip
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    On top of the tower.



  24. Empty Lifeguard Chair

    Snapshot Title: Empty Lifeguard Chair
    Taken by: D Broberg

    Image: Venetian View of Las Vegas Strip
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    No swimmers tonight.



  25. The Grand Canal Shops

    Snapshot Title: The Grand Canal Shops
    Taken by: D Broberg

    Image: Venetian View of Las Vegas Strip
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    Madame Tussauds (wax museum)



  26. Taxi limo?

    Snapshot Title: Taxi limo?
    Taken by: D Broberg

    Image: Venetian View of Las Vegas Strip
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    An SUV and a Taxi.



  27. Rifugio Stoppani-Madonna di campiglio

    Snapshot Title: Rifugio Stoppani-Madonna di campiglio
    Taken by: Giuliano Bernardi

    Image: Passo Groste- Dolomiti di Brenta
    Image Owner: Giuliano Bernardi



    Description:

    Rifugio Stoppani-Madonna di Campiglio-Dolomiti di Brenta-Trentino-Italy



  28. Caesars Palace

    Snapshot Title: Caesars Palace
    Taken by: D Broberg

    Image: Venetian View of Las Vegas Strip
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    On Las Vegas Strip



  29. Casa redonda

    Snapshot Title: Casa redonda
    Taken by: gpfoto

    Image: Tartera (09)
    Image Owner: gpfoto



    Description:

    En Tartera



  30. Flagging

    Snapshot Title: Flagging
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View to the north of Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Persistent winds have produced trees with asymmetric branch lengths, a phenomenon called "flagging."



  31. Colorful cab

    Snapshot Title: Colorful cab
    Taken by: Kate

    Image: Las Vegas Convention Center (NAB-Show)
    Image Owner: D Broberg



    Description:

    Two guys looking.



  32. Spring approaches

    Snapshot Title: Spring approaches
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View to the north of Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    At lower elevations, the trees are beginning to bud out in a light shade of green.



  33. Rebel

    Snapshot Title: Rebel
    Taken by: Olin Mendoza

    Image: Pebetero Pumas vs Tigres
    Image Owner: Olin Mendoza



    Description:

    Olin



  34. Bedrock outcrop

    Snapshot Title: Bedrock outcrop
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View to the north of Old Rag Mountain
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    The local bedrock here is the Old Rag Granite, an igneous rock intruded as magma and crystallized deep underground about one billion years ago. it is fractured, and weathers in place along these fract...



  35. Olin

    Snapshot Title: Olin
    Taken by: Olin Mendoza

    Image: Palomar Pumas vs Tigres
    Image Owner: Olin Mendoza



    Description:

    Mendoza



  36. Iglesia de All

    Snapshot Title: Iglesia de All
    Taken by: gpfoto

    Image: All (04)
    Image Owner: gpfoto



    Description:

    .



  37. Two round rocks

    Snapshot Title: Two round rocks
    Taken by: Kate

    Image: Galway Dry Lake Bed
    Image Owner: Doug Ellison



    Description:

    Perched on a boulder.



  38. Church clock

    Snapshot Title: Church clock
    Taken by: Kate

    Image: Lookout House of Lords of Lipa ( Vyhlídka - Dům Pánů z Lipé) (Brno, Czech Republic)
    Image Owner: Tomas Sinicak



    Description:

    The time on this one is about ten minutes behind the other clock snapshot.



  39. Gold cross on top of church steeple

    Snapshot Title: Gold cross on top of church steeple
    Taken by: Kate

    Image: Lookout House of Lords of Lipa ( Vyhlídka - Dům Pánů z Lipé) (Brno, Czech Republic)
    Image Owner: Tomas Sinicak



    Description:

    Looks like a newer church.



  40. People on the roof

    Snapshot Title: People on the roof
    Taken by: Kate

    Image: Lookout House of Lords of Lipa ( Vyhlídka - Dům Pánů z Lipé) (Brno, Czech Republic)
    Image Owner: Tomas Sinicak



    Description:

    Looking at the view of the city from the high vantage point.



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