Mysterious Roving Rocks of Racetrack Playa
There's nothing special about these rocks, which are ordinary dolomite from the surrounding mountains. The rocks move because of where they are, not what they are made of.
Credit: NASA/GSFC/Maggie McAdam
To read a feature story on the Racetrack Playa go to: www.nasa.gov/topics/earth/features/roving-rocks.html
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