9 Places to Travel Before They Disappear Forever

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5. The Dead Sea

With 33.7 percent salinity, the Dead Sea is one of the saltiest bodies of water on the globe and is nearly 8.6 times saltier than oceans. In the last forty years, the large salty lake has shrunk by more than one-third its original size and sunk by 80 feet. Since its only water source comes from the Jordan River, it is expected that the Dead Sea will disappear within another 50 years.

The Dead Sea
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