In addition, they will explore Karamay city by visiting historical and scenic areas, such as Blackoil Mountain, Karamay Museum and the Ghost City Yardang
Landform Scenic Area.
Nonetheless, the text is informative and I did come across the odd term I'd not heard before, such as 'yardang
' [defined by Wikipedia as 'a wind-abraded ridge found in a desert environment'].
Geology and archeology of the Yardang
Working in the studio and setting up his own business at the same time, he aimed to have the largest art studio in San Antonio and ended up with the largest art studio in Texas and aimed it into an advertising agency with business partner Ed Yardang
He contrasts the ridges with another bedrock form called a yardang
, which has been carved over time by headwinds.
are ridges formed when winds erode the rock's surrounding material.)
Within the crater are peculiarly layered buttes, known as yardangs
The ridges, called yardangs
, extend as long as 150 kilometers (100 miles) with heights of 75 meters (250 feet).
The geoscientists figured out wind's rock-sculpting abilities by studying gigantic wind-formed ridges of rock called yardangs
. Huge fields of yardangs
that can be seen from space look like corduroy.
The team studied gigantic keel-shaped ridges of rock called yardangs
in the Qaidam Basin in Central Asia.