Dust Storm over the Nile
March 27, 2013 | NASA Earth Observatory
"A dust storm blew through Egypt on March 22, 2013, obscuring parts of the Nile River and the Gulf of Suez." Quoted from the NASA Earth Observatory image release.
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.
Climate Change Pushing Species North
March 14, 2013 | Discovery.com
A gallery on the Discovery.com website illustrates how warming climates in many parts of the world are pushing plant species