Devils Tower—Igneous Enigmas
Lecture no. 18 from the course: The World's Greatest Geological Wonders
Taught by Professor Michael E. Wysession | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Famous as the landing pad for aliens in the movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Devils Tower in Wyoming is an otherworldly geological formation. Discover how this massive tower of igneous columns developed. Along the way, investigate why nature loves hexagons.