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NASA satellite tracks severity of African drought

ScienceDaily (August 2, 2011)

NASA satellite tracks severity of African drought

ScienceDaily (August 2, 2011)

Northeast Africa continues to reel from the effects of the worst drought to strike the region in decades.

Northeast Africa continues to reel from the effects of the worst drought to strike the region in decades. The arid conditions are contributing to famines that the U.S. Department of State says are affecting more than 11.5 million people, particularly in Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya and Djibouti. Credit : NASA/JPL

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