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Writer Rosie Dempsey spends half the year in the desert. She sent us this essay on one of her favorite Nevada destinations, the Zzyzx Desert Studies Center.

Zzyzx Desert Studies Class
Zzyzx Desert Studies Class

Zzyzx Desert Studies Center
Zzyzx Desert Studies Center

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