Desert Varnish

Desert Varnish

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Credit: KATHY MERRIFIELD/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Desert varnish on a rock from the alluvial fan in the Pinto Basin at Joshua Tree National Park in Riverside County, California.

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