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cold desert

[¦kōld ′dez·ərt]
(ecology)
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In the cold desert there is a glamping facility launched by a person Fahad Mehmood hailing from Lahore.The glamps (camps) are equipped with state-of -the -art facilities including trending beds,dining and toilet facilities.
"Nothing can compare to a warm bed in the cold desert at night, but many times I woke up in pain after being stung by scorpions.
The austere setting initially looked and felt something like a refugee camp or scene from Mad Max, complete with dust storms, hot, arid days, and cold desert nights.
Otherwise, we would be stuck in the cold desert for the night.
He inaugurated 330 megawatt Kishenganga power house in Kashmir and a 41.2-km long Ring Road project to decongest Srinagar city, He started work on the Zojila Tunnel to provide an all-weather link to Ladakh and reduce the distance to the cold desert region by three hours from Srinagar.
I've read before this trip that the Gobi is a cold desert, which means that its temperatures can swing from one extreme to the other, from hot to cold.
This cold desert does not have much-living beings roaming on the lands.
It is difficult to breathe at the venue because of the low oxygen and atmospheric pressure of cold desert. These hurdles make this tournament the most challenging football cup in India.
The desert is largely made of exposed rock, and is a cold desert, meaning frost and snow occur on its dunes.
MAVEN (Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission) is exploring the Martian upper atmosphere to understand how the planet lost most of its air, transforming from a world that could have supported life billions of years ago into a cold desert planet today.
Later he would cover, practically, the length and breadth of China, travelling through the cold desert of Mongolia, to reach Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Highlights included the immensely catchy singles Temple and Pyro plus the atmospheric Closer and Cold Desert. But, not surprisingly, the biggest cheers were reserved for monster hits Sex On Fire and Use Somebody.