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Severe African Drought In The 1980s Caused By Northern Pollution
2013-06-07 10:23:40

In the 1980s, decades of drought in central Africa reached the worst point. This caused Lake Chad, a shallow lake used to water crops in neighboring countries, to dry out almost completely.

2013-03-06 23:03:03

Swiss Navori QL Digital Signage Software Company was Awarded The South African Bidvest Bank Interactive Signage Contract. Lausanne, Switzerland (PRWEB) March

2013-01-08 05:01:59

While long-term care and other healthcare facilities are no longer worrying about milk prices doubling due to the 'Dairy Cliff', drought and other factors are predicted to cause food prices


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.