The sea that dried up in 40 years (video)

The disappearance of the Aral Sea in Central Asia is one of the world’s greatest man-made disasters…
A BBC News video:

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The Aral sea between 1989 and 2003.(Nasa Earth Observatory)

^ The Aral sea between 1989 and 2003.(Nasa Earth Observatory)

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Aral Sea Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aral_Sea

image sources:
http://www.orexca.com/aral_sea.shtml
http://pixgood.com/map-of-aral-sea.html
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/aral-sea-one-worlds-biggest-lakes-has-dried-first-time-600-years-1467849

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