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Aral Sea: Toxic Dust Storms Where There Once Was A Sea

One of the world’s worse environmental disasters is a manmade catastrophe The Aral Sea has been drying up and shrinking since the Soviets diverted the rivers that fed it in the 1960s’ It is now 10% of its original size … Continue reading

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