Desert Facts – 75 Interesting Facts About The Desert

Interesting facts about the desert

Aralkum Desert, Uzbekistan is the world’s youngest desert.

It snowed in Sahara desert in 1979.

Deserts in North America are the Chihuahuan, The Great Basin, The Sonoran, and the Mojave.

Sahara Desert stretches 3.5 million square miles.

Namib Desert has the tallest sand dunes in the world.

Only 3% of Australian population live in the desert.

Atacama Desert soil samples are very similar to the samples from Mars.

Carcross Desert, Canada is the smallest desert in the world.

Namib Desert, Namibia is the oldest desert in the world.

The Antarctic desert is the highest desert in the world.