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Death Valley: A vast space, full of surprises

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on June 14, 2013, 5:16 p.m.
Cacti in Death Valley

Photo: Albert de Bruijn/Flickr

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Thriving plant life

If the diversity of animal life surprises you, the diversity of plant life will downright shock you. More than 1,000 species of plants are found here, and more than 50 of these species are found no where else in the world.