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Volcanic quartet linked to bad times in ancient Egypt

Satellite view of the Nile river, Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea

The flow of the Nile River (pictured) dropped steeply after a series of volcanic eruptions between 168 and 158 BC. Credit: NASA/Dembinsky Photo Associates/Alamy

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Nature 614, 393 (2023)



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