Latest Saharan Air Layer Stories
Dust clouds originating in Africa’s Sahara Desert can travel thousands of miles, impacting in the air quality in Texas and other regions of the world.
One of NASA’s two Global Hawk unmanned aircraft recently investigated the Saharan Air Layer in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean as part of the ongoing Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel mission, officials from the US space agency revealed on Friday.
By Docksai, Rick A layer of dust won't complement your bookshelf, but its presence may be a sign of good news about future hurricanes.
Determined to understand why some storms grow into hurricanes while others fizzle, NASA scientists recently looked deep into thunderstorms off the African coast using satellites and airplanes.