Are the Deserts Getting Greener?

It has been assumed that global warming would cause an expansion of the world’s deserts, but now some scientists are predicting a contrary scenario in which water and life slowly reclaim these arid places.

They think vast, dry regions like the Sahara might soon begin shrinking.

The evidence is limited and definitive conclusions are impossible to reach but recent satellite pictures of North Africa seem to show areas of the Sahara in retreat.


Turns out global climate warming is GOOD for the environment… :slight_smile:

…i can only relate to the “global warming” issue in how I remember years gone by. It’s warmer in winter… have not seen snow (other then the occasional blip) like I did when I was a child in years… obvious change in patterns… warmer in some places and colder in others… Maybe God will take a hand in fixing… hope so

Not in my desert…!

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