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Happy Valentine's Day, From Earth

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The things that grow naturally in nature, or are shaped by the forces of erosion and plate tectonics, can take on recognizable shapes even without the hand of man. Among the shapes spotted in terrain across the world is that symbol of Valentine's Day, the heart. Click through to see some of the amazing heart-shaped features that have been spotted, from coral reefs to lowly lichen.   Less «
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Andrea graduated from Georgia Tech with a B.S. in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences in 2004 and a Master's in the same subject in 2006. She attended the Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program at New York University and graduated with a Master of Arts in 2006.
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