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Air Pollution's Connection to Infant Mortality | Media Coverage

sand dunes in the Sahara desert
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Jun 30, 2020

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Multiple outlets have covered a recent study by Marshall Burke  and Sam Heft-Neal finding dust storms in the Sahara desert can travel thousands of miles and affect infant mortality in sub-Saharan Africa.

Published Study

Dust Pollution from the Sahara and African Infant Mortality 

Press Release

Air Pollution's Connection to Infant Mortality

Media Coverage

June 30, 2020 | Saharan Dust Active at Home and Abroad | Cosmos Magazine

June 29, 2020 | Air Pollution Associated with Infant Mortality Finds Study | News Medical

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