Monthly Archives: May 2011

Desert Varnish

You see Desert Varnish almost anywhere you go in the deserts of the Southwest. But its development is not limited to the our region. It is found in El Azizia, the hottest desert on earth, where temperatures reach as high … Continue reading

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Horned Lizards and Ants

If you look at them closely, you could almost imagine that the Texas Horned Lizard is really just a miniature dinosaur, and you wouldn’t be far wrong. This creature is a true survivor of the age of dinosaurs. And throughout … Continue reading

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