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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

From Fields to Dunes

Caption: If dried-out soil and hot, dry atmosphere interact to trigger abrupt climate change in the Southwest, megadroughts like those that plagued North America a millenium ago could quickly return.

Credit: Berkeley Lab

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