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 Gate guard on the road through the Vredefort Dome, near Parys, South Africa. This little, sun-bleached guy, stands sentinel outside an adventure and team-building business.
 The Vredefort Dome is a World Heritage site and was formed when a huge meteorite struck the earth approximately 2023million years years ago. The crater formed had a diameter of around 300km but subsequent erosion has seen this reduce to 70km nowadays.

Read more about the Vredefort Dome on Wikipedia and how it was formed here.

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Image: Hilton Hamann

 

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