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Skull rock

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A popular formation at Joshua Tree National Park is Skull Rock. This photograph from November 5th, 2016, shows you the pareidolic reason the boulder is called what it is.

© 2017 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

February 4, 2017 at 4:59 AM

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  1. Pareidola – learned a new word!

    Lavinia Ross

    February 5, 2017 at 3:31 PM

    • I’ve had reason to use pareidolia many times on this blog. It’s a handy word (even if it doesn’t look like a hand).

      Steve Schwartzman

      February 14, 2017 at 2:48 PM

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