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More natural dust in the air improves air quality in eastern China
Description: Man-made pollution in eastern China's cities worsens when less dust blows in from the Gobi Desert, according to a new study. When less natural dust blows in, the air quality for millions of people worsens. That's because dust plays an important role in determining the air temperatures and thereby promoting winds to blow away man-made pollution. [Source: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory]
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Source: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Publish Date: 5/11/2017
Reading Level: Basic
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