- Posted July 7, 2014 by
Alamogordo, New Mexico
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Natural wonders in the 50 states
Sunset at White Sands
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The setting sun at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico adds warmth to the otherworldly landscape.
There's something about a place that can make you feel like you are on another planet. The gypsum dunes at White Sands National Monument accomplish this with ease. In the evening the dunes come alive showing off their shadowy ripples while they glisten in the sunset.