Namib/Kalahari Deserts—Sand Mountains
Lecture no. 31 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
Contrast two of the world’s most fascinating deserts, the Namib and Kalahari deserts in southern Africa. The Atlantic shoreline of the Namib Desert has been aptly named the Skeleton Coast. The Kalahari Desert includes the mighty Okavango River, which empties into the arid landscape and then disappears.