Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Life-Giving Nile River

18 Dec, 2011 - By

man surveys Nile River boat traffic near the Aswan High Dam in Egypt. The river—one of the world’s longest at 4,225 miles (6,800 kilometers)—runs a south-north course from its headwaters in central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea. From the Ethiopian highlands to the arid deserts of South Sudan, Sudan, and Egypt, the Nile River and […]

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