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In the Sahara they want to build a forest

September 15 2009
15:52

Earth's largest desert want to turn into a solid oasis. In the fight against global warming, scientists have developed a project that is made from the Sahara desert tropical forest. The cost of the project - two trillion dollars, writes the "free press"

Developers offer to plant tropical trees of the desert territory, and to supply seedlings to the ground under a special tube.

They have already managed to predict, would benefit from implementation of this project to our planet. First, the eight degrees down the average annual temperature in this region, and secondly, the vegetation will trigger rain over the Sahara. A third, and most importantly, a forest can absorb 8 billion tons of carbon dioxide each year.

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