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Mauretanien | Tamchekket

Mauretanien | Tamchekket

Mauritania, Oualata.  More African doorway amazingness / color palette inspiration.

Oualata, Mauritania (North Africa) Lovely house Woodif Co Photo - Mauritania, Oualata.

Soninke Woman, Mauritania, Africa photo by Margaret...                                                                                                                                                                                 More

A Soninke woman paints the wall of her house in Djajibine, Mauritania Photo credit: Margaret Courtney-Clarke - reminds me of fingerpainting my bedroom walls as a teen. and look at her beautiful garment.

The other handful of libraries still surviving in Chinguetti however are very much time capsules of the medieval era in which they were first built, storing the ancient books in simple cardboard binders on open shelving, vulnerable to the elements.

The Lost Desert Libraries of Chinguetti on the Edge of the Sahara Desert, holding rare books in this nearly ghost town in West Africa.

EYE OF AFRICA - MAURITANIA In the Sahara Desert of Mauritania. This natural phenomenon is a richat structure caused by the dome shaped symmetrical uplifting of underlying geology now made visible by millennia of erosion.  This can be seen on google earth.  The earth is amaze balls.  That is all.

Earth has Bullseye ~ This prominent circular feature, known as the Richat Structure, in the Sahara desert of Mauritania is often noted by astronauts because it forms a conspicuous bull's-eye on the otherwise rather featureless expanse of the desert.

NATURAL: Eye of the Sahara, Mauritania Africa, at first thought to be a meteor crater the 30 mile wide feature may actually be just an eroded rock outcrop, Astronauts say it's a huge eye looking at them

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NATURAL WONDER: Eye of the Sahara, Mauritania Africa, at first thought to be a meteor crater the 30 mile wide feature may actually be just an eroded rock outcrop, Astronauts say it's a huge eye looking at them.

Eye of Africa, Mauritania was spotted by astronauts on early space missions. The formation has a diam. of 30 m. Scientists first thought a meteorite had hit the earth, causing this impression, but now is believed to be a symmetrical uplift that erosion has revealed, no one has explained yet why it is circular.

Eye of Africa, Mauritania was spotted by astronauts on early space missions. The formation has a diam. Scientists first thought a meteorite had hit the earth, causing this impression, but now is believed to be a symmetrical uplift that erosion ha

Normally, this would look boring to me, but I love how the shadows shape the image

The Sahara covers Algeria Chad Egypt Libya Mali Mauritania Morocco Niger Western Sahara Saudi Arabia Sudan and Tunisia, extending over 9000000 the largest/hottest/sunniest subtropical desert with a year-round sunshine duration of hours (or of daylight.

Over-landing West Africa: Mauritania - Landmines and Shea Shells

Over-landing West Africa: Mauritania - Landmines and Shea Shells

the eye of Africa, Mauritania - Found in the middle of the Sahara Desert is a deeply eroded bowl, over 24 miles in diameter. The natural formation is so impressive that for a long time, scientists believed it was the site of an asteroid impact

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Richat Structure: A geological formation in the Maur Adrar Desert in Mauritania, Africa. Although it resembles an impact crater, the Richat Structure formed when a volcanic dome hardened and gradually eroded, exposing the onion-like layers of rock

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