When you hear the word 'desert', what picture does it bring to mind?  Perhaps you think of a very dry place, a place without people or plants living there. In fact, a deserted place. 



Image: Desert Regions by Abdullah Almaosharji

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Desert (2000) [online], Available from: http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/desert.htm [accessed 01/06/2015].

The Earth Story (2014), Dallol, Ethiopia [online], Available from: http://the-earth-story.com/post/76123432503/dallol-ethiopia-dallol-is-found-in-the-danakil [accessed 01/06/2015].

Nature Flip (2015), Gobi Desert [online], Available from: http://www.natureflip.com/gobi-desert [accessed 01/06/2015]

New Internationalist Magazine (2015), Desertec: the renewable energy grab? [online], Available from: http://newint.org/features/2015/03/01/desertec-long/ [accessed 01/06/2015]

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