Geomorphology

At the head of the valley in Yosemite National Park, as if on a pedestal, stands Half Dome, the most colossal and recognizable rock monument in the Sierra Nevada, smoothly rounded on three sides and a sheer vertical face on the fourth. From its summit,...
A body of rock formed from magma migrating and solidifying deep in the subsurface is called a pluton or an igneous intrusion.A laccolith is a blister-shaped intrusion. See 'Dome Mountain'.Dome Mountains:Dome Mountains are formed from hot molten material...