Supercomputer helps track locust outbreak

Updated March 12 2020 - 8:58am, first published 8:54am
The threat from the locusts "remains extremely alarming" in the Horn of Africa, the UN says.

A supercomputer is boosting efforts in East Africa to control a locust outbreak that raises what the UN food agency calls "an unprecedented threat" to the region's food security.



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