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Painted Skies and Dirty Waters

Arizona does this funny thing every year. Aside from having the ability to scramble an egg on the sidewalk, Arizona is known for housing some of the most magnificent sunsets in the world. 950 more words


UAE questions damning World Bank report into air quality

The Ministry of Environment and Water has said his department is in contact with the World Bank over its report that said the UAE has the worst air pollution in the world. 197 more words

Air Quality

One Word Photo Challenge: Sandstorm

This week’s One Word Photo Challenge from Jennifer Nichole Wells is… SANDSTORM.

Before leaving Australia, the east coast for a few days was lost beneath a veil of dust. 58 more words


Week 25 - Monsoon Season

Last week, our monsoon officially kicked off.  We haven’t had any real rain or dust storms until yesterday.  I received three alerts about incoming dust storms.   78 more words


"Haboob" First Dust Storm 2015, Hits Phoenix Area

The term “Haboob” (Arabic: هَبوب‎ habūb “blasting/drafting”),  is exclusively used by Sudanese people. Hobab is a Sudanese local dialect, other Arab countries use the word (Al Riah). 231 more words

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What to do when driving during a dust storm

Dust storms and the Monsoon. They go hand in hand along Interstate 10. ADOT and the Arizona Department of Public Safety recommend the following driving tips when encountering a low-visibility dust storm: 216 more words


Haiku - Drought

This haiku was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by “Lillian The Home Poet“.

Cracked earth craves relief
parched crops crumble, seedlings lost… 20 more words