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The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world, and the third largest desert in the world after Antarctica and the Arctic. Its area of 9,400,000 square kilometres ...

The Sahara Desert: Location, Landscape, Water and Climate ...

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Shot of Sahara Desert made possible by NASA's MODIS instrument (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer). Data collected from June through Sept ...

The Sahara: Facts, Climate and Animals of the Desert - Live Science

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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.

Sahara Desert: Profile (Geography, Climate, Wildlife)

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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 ( image) ...

Sahara | desert, Africa | Britannica.com

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Dec 14, 2015 ... Sahara, (from Arabic ṣaḥrāʾ, “desert”) largest desert in the world. Filling nearly all of northern Africa, it measures approximately 3,000 miles ...

9 Interesting Sahara Desert Facts - Conservation Institute

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Jun 12, 2013 ... Interestingly, “Sahara,” in Arabic, means desert. Therefore, any reference to the “ Sahara Desert” is a bit redundant. Some of the acts about this ...

Sahara Desert Facts - SoftSchools

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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  ...

The Sahara Desert: Hot Sands of Africa - Social Studies for Kids

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The Sahara Desert is one of the world's most recognizable places. It is also one of the harshest places to live.

Where is the Sahara desert located? | Reference.com

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The Sahara desert is located across Northern Africa and covers approximately 10 percent of the African continent. Its borders include the Mediterranean Sea to ...

Sahara Desert Map - See Pyramids, Volcanoes, Sand Dunes and ...

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The Sahara Desert in Northern Africa - The largest non-polar desert in the world- by Geology.com.

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The Sahara is the world's second largest desert, after Antarctica.
At over 9,400,000 square kilometres (3,630,000 sq mi), it covers most of Northern Africa, making it almost as large as Europe or the United States.