Vegan Israeli soldiers have a beef about army grub

Vegan Israeli soldiers have a beef about army grub

TweetEmail TweetEmail A battalion of vegan soldiers dissatisfied with military menus have fired off a complaint to Israel Defense …

Stopping energy leaks in the Middle East

Stopping energy leaks in the Middle East

TweetEmail TweetEmail Winter has rolled around again in the Middle East. The colder fronts have moved in, the winds are blowing, and the …

Haunting dragon trees from Yemen bleed when cut

Haunting dragon trees from Yemen bleed when cut

TweetEmail TweetEmail If I were in charge of promoting tourism in Yemen, I’d be using the native dragon tree, or Socotra tree, as my …

Middle East plants won’t migrate during climate change

Middle East plants won’t migrate during climate change

TweetEmail TweetEmail Climate change predictions for the Middle East, like other arid regions of the world, are alarming. In an area known …

Something fishy about new iridescent fashion?

Something fishy about new iridescent fashion?

TweetEmail TweetEmail Leading fashion houses are turning to schools in search of new materials for high-end handbags, shoes, and …

مجازر الطيور في لبنان

مجازر الطيور في لبنان

TweetEmail TweetEmail تخاطر الطيور المهاجرة بحياتها حين عبورها سماء لبنان في رحلاتها …

Tentsile treehouse tent cocoon for palm trees and attention seekers (review)

Tentsile treehouse tent cocoon for palm trees and attention seekers (review)

TweetEmail TweetEmail Want to take camping to a higher level? Tentsile, a UK company has developed a novel treehouse tent that is bound to …

Europeans try to save storks, then this happens over Lebanon (warning graphic images)

Europeans try to save storks, then this happens over Lebanon (warning graphic images)

TweetEmail TweetEmail There is no fighting chance for migratory birds when they fly over Lebanon: Hunting laws may be in place in the …

Making a little Disco Soup for brunch with leftover food in Lebanon!

Making a little Disco Soup for brunch with leftover food in Lebanon!

TweetEmail TweetEmail On the occasion of World Food Day, Beirut will play host to the funkiest food salvage event in history: Disco Soup! …

Genetically engineered plants to replace airport security checkpoints?

Genetically engineered plants to replace airport security checkpoints?

TweetEmail TweetEmail Imagine if passing through airport security could be as pleasant as a stroll through a park. Scientist June Medford …

Walk like an Egyptian using Google Street View

Walk like an Egyptian using Google Street View

TweetEmail TweetEmail If you’re familiar with Google Street View, you might have used it to see the Burj Khalifa up close and personal or …

Syqe marijuana inhaler syncs your medical cannabis dosage using 3D printed technology

Syqe marijuana inhaler syncs your medical cannabis dosage using 3D printed technology

TweetEmail TweetEmail Newspapers like Bloomberg are calling the newly “legalized” cannabis business in the United States the …

Hunter Green: a biodegradable watch for a planet living on borrowed time

Hunter Green: a biodegradable watch for a planet living on borrowed time

TweetEmail TweetEmail You’ve got open eyes. You’ve read the reports, like this one from the WWF on how polluting we’ve …

Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait and the UAE among world’s top 10 wasters

Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait and the UAE among world’s top 10 wasters

TweetEmail TweetEmail Bahrain, in the Middle East is one of the most wasteful nations on earth, according to the World Wildlife …

Ultimate organic coffee smoothie that will nourish your body and taste buds (recipe)

Ultimate organic coffee smoothie that will nourish your body and taste buds (recipe)

TweetEmail TweetEmail We loved the feedback from the latest gadget for coffee lovers: a hybrid alarm clock that tells you to rise and …

Could global warming trigger new ice age?

Could global warming trigger new ice age?

TweetEmail TweetEmail The Wrath of global in arid regions like the Middle East is a major issue affecting present day life on earth. …

Lego ditches deal with Shell over Greenpeace oil spill video

Lego ditches deal with Shell over Greenpeace oil spill video

TweetEmail TweetEmail Lego announced a break in its 50-year partnership with Royal Dutch Shell, a split sparked by an anti-Arctic drilling …

Google Street View uses camels to map UAE’s Liwa Desert

Google Street View uses camels to map UAE’s Liwa Desert

TweetEmail TweetEmail Google, bastion of cool-tech, has gone Throwback Thursday in a major way – resorting to camels to capture its …

Dishwashers: the greener solution for clean plates

Dishwashers: the greener solution for clean plates

TweetEmail TweetEmail Is it better to plunk dirty dinner plates into the automatic washer, or go retro and wash them by hand? The spouse …

Solar Impulse 2 plane will circumnavigate Earth in 2015

Solar Impulse 2 plane will circumnavigate Earth in 2015

TweetEmail TweetEmail Last year, Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg became the first pilots to fly across America in a featherweight …

Jonah’s tomb in Iraq blown up by ISIS

Jonah’s tomb in Iraq blown up by ISIS

TweetEmail TweetEmail Every year Jewish people read the Book of Jonah from the Old Testament during the Yom Kippur holiday – that was …

Israeli senior leads hot swim team for cool project at sea and a Guinness World Record

Israeli senior leads hot swim team for cool project at sea and a Guinness World Record

TweetEmail TweetEmail They tried last year and failed. Now a team of six men from Israel, led by a 66 year old team leader are going to …

Vegan doing jail time wins right to eat animal-free meals in Israeli prison

Vegan doing jail time wins right to eat animal-free meals in Israeli prison

TweetEmail TweetEmail Israel is showing more proof that it is the vegan capital of the world: an Israeli prisoner has just won the right …

Botobus: Istanbul public transit goes botanical and organic!

Botobus: Istanbul public transit goes botanical and organic!

TweetEmail TweetEmail Happen to be in Istanbul? Then hop aboard Botobus, a new eco-friendly public transport option that features an …

Scientists team up to stop Egypt military from expanding the Suez Canal

Scientists team up to stop Egypt military from expanding the Suez Canal

TweetEmail TweetEmail The creation of the man-made Suez Canal that links the Red Sea to the Mediterranean has made it easier to ship goods …

Breast milk reveals how many banned pesticides plague Tunisians

Breast milk reveals how many banned pesticides plague Tunisians

TweetEmail TweetEmail Rachel Carson would be shocked: A recent study has found that the concentrations of banned chemicals like PCBs, DDT …

What happens if Ebola virus joins the Hajj to Mecca?

What happens if Ebola virus joins the Hajj to Mecca?

TweetEmail TweetEmail The Ebola virus, already said to be virtually out of control in west Africa, may also be threatening Saudi Arabia and …

Hajj selfie fever rocks the Kaabah in Mecca – but is humble bragging holy?

Hajj selfie fever rocks the Kaabah in Mecca – but is humble bragging holy?

TweetEmail TweetEmail The annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca known as Hajj has officially begun. Just search #hajj or #hajj2014 and …

Palestinian guys swing dance for peace with Israelis (video)

Palestinian guys swing dance for peace with Israelis (video)

TweetEmail TweetEmail A group of Palestinian guys from Beit Jalla in the West Bank, Palestine have decided to take a chance on peace …

See how Asia’s Aral Sea shrinks before our very eyes in these time lapse photos

See how Asia’s Aral Sea shrinks before our very eyes in these time lapse photos

TweetEmail TweetEmail We’ve killed it! Once the fourth largest lake in the world, the Aral Sea between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan is …