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Scientists Use Drones to Track Dead Sea Sinkholes

Clip: Season 46 Episode 7 | 2m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

The Dead Sea is home to some 6,000 sinkholes—and as its water keeps receding, more will form.

Aired: 04/24/19

Rating: NR

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