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What is Aeolian Dust?

Aeolian (or Eolian or ├ćolian) processes pertain to the activity of the http://wiki.answers.com/wiki/Wind and more specifically, to the winds' ability to shape the surface of the http://wiki.answers.com/wiki/Earth and other http://wiki.answers.com/wiki/Planet. Full Answer

What type of soil is in the Sahara desert?

Eolian deserts form in arid regions of the world where dry air masses create wind systems that transport and deposit loose sediments. Silt particles, called loss's, are carried by wind even longer distances than sand and collect around the fringe… Full Answer