UMD/NASA Study: Massive Amounts of Saharan Dust Fertilize the Amazon Rainforest

UMD/NASA Study: Massive Amounts of Saharan Dust Fertilize the Amazon Rainforest
College Park, MD (PRWEB) February 24, 2015 The Sahara Desert and the Amazon rainforest seem to inhabit separate worlds. The former is a vast expanse of sand and scrub stretching across the northern third of Africa, while the latter is a dense green mass of humid jungle covering northeast South America. And yet, they are ...