A desert is a barren area of land where little precipitation occurs and
consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life. The lack of
a picture of a desert Deserts cover about one fifth of the Earth's surface and occur
where rainfall is less than 50 cm/year. Although most deserts, such as the ...
Desert definition, a region so arid because of little rainfall that it supports only
sparse and widely spaced vegetation or no vegetation at all: The Sahara is a vast
In this report you will learn about Hot and Dry Deserts and Cold Deserts. I hope
you enjoy! A Hot and Dry Desert is, as you can tell from the name, hot and dry.
Learn about desert plants, animals, and geology; learn the history of the people
and civilizations who lived and still persist in the desert biome.
Explore the deserts with DesertUSA. Locations of deserts have changed
throughout geologic time as the result of continental drift and the uplifting of
Far from being barren wastelands, deserts are biologically rich habitats with a
vast array of animals and plants that have adapted to the harsh conditions there.
Another type of desert is the coastal desert, for example, the Atacama Desert in
Chile of South America. And then there are cold deserts. That sounds pretty silly!
Define desert: arid land with usually sparse vegetationespecially : such land
having a very warm climate and receiving less… — desert in a sentence.
In this educational animated movie about Science learn about cactus, sand, the
Gobi desert, the Sahara, Antarctica, and ecosystems.