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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.


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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.

Tropical Storm Tim
March 19, 2013 | NASA Earth Observatory
"Tropical Storm Tim formed over the Coral Sea on March 13, 2013, and remained off the coast of northeastern Australia for the next four days. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this natural-color image of Tim on March 17. Although lacking a distinct eye, Tim still had the spiral shape characteristic of strong storms." Quoted from NASA's Earth Observatory image release.

Egypt Oil and Gas Report
August 1, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
"While serving as a major transit point for oil and LNG from the Persian Gulf to Europe, Egypt is the largest non-OPEC oil producer in Africa and the second largest dry natural gas producer on the continent." Quoted from the Energy Information Administration country analysis brief.


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