What makes the US so beautiful is how its topography varies so dramatically from state to state. No wonder it's called "America the Beautiful."From arid deserts to lush forests, America's landscape is as varied as it is stunning.
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White Sands National Monument, New Mexico The White Sands National Monument in New Mexico is home to the world's largest gypsum dune field. With around 275 square miles of white dunes, the area looks like it’s blanketed in snow. - Flickr/Miguel Vieira