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Ablation in Argentina
May 14, 2013 | NASA Earth Observatory

NASA’s Earth Observatory has a satellite image showing how strong winds in Argentina are removing dust from inland lake beds and streaming it out over the Atlantic.

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Wildfires and Dust Storm in Argentina
September 18, 2013 | NASA Earth Observatory
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Namibian Dust Over the Atlantic
May 15, 2013 | NASA Earth Observatory
Strong winds carry plumes of dust from parts of Namibia where dry soil and a lack of vegetation allow the wind to pick up dust from the gravel-covered plains.

Cold Front Pushing a Dust Storm
January 18, 2013 | NASA's Earth Observatory
NASA's Earth Observatory has an interesting satellite image of a cold front pushing a dust storm across the border between Colorado and Kansas in early January 2013. Drought in these areas is contributing to recurrent dust storms.

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