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‘Flash’ droughts are quick-drying farm fields globally

A farmer holds dry soil in his hand

A farmer holds soil from his arid field in Logan, Kansas, during a flash drought that baked the US Midwest in 2012. Credit: John Moore/Getty

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Nature 599, 183 (2021)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-021-03009-0

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