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STALACTITES & STALAGMITES <br />
Drapery in limestone cavern<br />
Calcium carbonate deposits (Stalactites) hang from the top of limestone caverns, formed by the dripping of mineralized solutions. Corresponding columnar deposits (Stalagmites) are built upward. Papoose Room, Carlsbad.

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STALACTITES & STALAGMITES
Drapery in limestone cavern
Calcium carbonate deposits (Stalactites) hang from the top of limestone caverns, formed by the dripping of mineralized solutions. Corresponding columnar deposits (Stalagmites) are built upward. Papoose Room, Carlsbad.

Copyright:© 1993 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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