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Australia Bites the Dust

A gigantic dust storm, resulting from severe drought conditions in the Outback regions, has blanketed Sydney, Australia for the past few days. Some of the photos are eerie:

Sydney, AusDowntown Sydney, looking like an episode of CSI: Miami (Photo: H. Matheson)

Sydney Aus2The Sydney Harbour Bridge disappears into the dust (T. Gerke)

Dust aboveThe storm from above (A. Barker)

The full slideshow, and related stories, can be viewed here.

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