The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world, and the world's third largest
desert after Antarctica and the Arctic. Its surface area of 9,400,000 square ...
Sep 12, 2012 ... The Sahara is the world's largest hot desert and covers most of northern Africa. It
is home to a wide variety of animals.
Shot of Sahara Desert made possible by NASA's MODIS instrument (Moderate
Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer). Data collected from June through Sept ...
Dec 14, 2015 ... (from Arabic ṣaḥrāʾ, “desert”) largest desert in the world. Filling nearly all of
northern Africa, it measures approximately 3000 miles (4800 ...
The Sahara Desert is located in the northern portion of Africa and covers over
3,500,000 square miles (9,000,000 sq km) or roughly 10% of the continent (
Jun 12, 2013 ... First of all, just where is the Sahara Desert? Take a peek at northern Africa on a
map, and most of what you in fact see is the Sahara. From the ...
The Sahara Desert covers the majority of Northern Africa. It is the third largest
desert in the world and also the hottest. The borders of the Sahara Desert include
Kids learn about the history of the Sahara Desert and how it impacted the culture
and lives of the people living in North Africa. Discover the landforms, size, ...
The Sahara Desert in Northern Africa - The largest non-polar desert in the world-
Not surprisingly, the Sahara's name in Arabic means simply "desert." Camel
caravans looking for gold, ivory, grain, salt and slaves made the Sahara the