This is a unique geological phenomenon known as Danxia landform. These phenomena can be observed in several places in China. This example is located in Zhangye, Province of Gansu. The color is the result of an accumulation for millions of years of red sandstone and other rocks.
This composition mimics the split look of an object when in the water. However, at the top of the color overlay are lines that look like pixels on a TV or computer screen. Draws your eye to the central focus of the piece (his head, or more specifically his eyes.
Hubble Bubble Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook By The Astronomist on Thursday, July 29, 2010 The Copernican principle holds that humans are not privileged observers of the Universe.