Desert Summary

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  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles

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Encyclopedia Articles (5)

1,906 words, approx. 7 pages
Deserts Desert ecosystems are characterized by an extremely arid, arid, or semi-arid climate, low relative humidity, high air and soil temperatures, strong winds, high solar radiation, low precipitati... Read more
2,425 words, approx. 9 pages
Deserts DESERTS. In areas of continuous occupation, the presence of the sacred transcends and resolves the stresses produced by the environment. In the desert, humankind, deprived of the support of so... Read more
18,285 words, approx. 61 pages
Desert How Deserts Are Formed Kinds of Deserts Climate Geography of Deserts Plant Life Animal Life Human Life The Food Web Spotlight on Deserts For More Information All deserts have two things in comm... Read more
892 words, approx. 3 pages
Desert A desert is an arid land area where more water is lost through evaporation than is gained from precipitation. Deserts include the familiar hot, dry desert of rock and sand that is almost barren... Read more
152 words, approx. 1 pages
Desert Six percent of the world's land surface is desert, a biome in which less than 10 in (25 cm) of precipitation occurs per year or any place where evaporation greatly exceeds precipitation,... Read more