Nature’s gravers at play. Cracked mud in the Mojave Desert of California and Nevada. A note on crack formation: …When two growing cracks meet, one or both may stop. If a growing crack encounters a preexisting crack, it stops, but it may curve just a bit before the encounter. The […]
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An extraordinary evening with Her Majesty. No mountain in Iceland inspires as much awe and affection as Herðubreið (“broad shouldered”), set in the desolate expanse of the Ódáðahraun (“Lava of Evil Deeds”) lava field in the northern Highlands. The table mountain (1682 m) took shape in a subglacial eruption around 20,000 years ago. To the […]
Omnipresent. The first thing I noticed as we came within sight of Seljahjallagil – a remarkable canyon studded with basalt columns – near the Mývatn area in north Iceland is the likeness of Ganesha. A full photographic account of this wondrous place will be presented later. For now, this teaser.