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Getting at the Roots of Killer Dust Storms

Science  20 Jul 2007:
Vol. 317, Issue 5836, pp. 314-316
DOI: 10.1126/science.317.5836.314

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BAYINHUSHU, CHINA-- East Asia's dust storms are growing in number and ferocity. A simple experiment to wean villagers off destructive land practices suggests a way to tame the yellow blizzards.