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NASA’s new Saharan dust blanket images reveal its massive size

NASA has published images that reveal the blanket of dust from the Saharan dust storm as it moves across the ocean toward the Americas. This isn’t a new phenomenon — the dust has gravitated this way before many times. However, NASA notes that this particular dust storm’s resulting blanket has been ‘quite expansive.’ Using the…

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Saharan Dust from Africa will stretch toward the US, putting the hurricane season on pause

Saharan Dust from Africa will stretch toward the US, putting the hurricane season on pause After a quick and active start to hurricane season, it looks like any significant tropical development is unlikely over the next week.Its thanks to a significant area of Saharan Dust seen in satellite imagery blowing off the west coast of…