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Litlanesfoss, Iceland, seen from above
September 4, 2012

Litlanesfoss, Iceland

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

At Litlanesfoss, the waterfall cross-sections an ancient lava flow, which formed columns as it cooled.

See more pictures from the May 2012 feature story "Iceland's Resilient Beauty."


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