physical features of Earth vary from place to place. In
some places, the land is relatively flat. In other places,
tall mountain ranges dominate the landscape. The shape
of Earth's surface is its topography.
NASA - Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientific Visualization Studio
Flyby of Death Valley, California. Light areas
on the surface represent salt beds.
! Click the image to see a
simulated flyby of Death Valley, California.
1. Write a detailed description of
the topography that you encounter during this