Pakistan shoots down illegal Arab hunting

Pakistan shoots down illegal Arab hunting

TweetEmail TweetEmail  Last year, Green Prophet broadcast the alarming news of a Saudi prince who poached thousands of protected birds …

Tesla teases with insanity: get shocked by this electric car!

Tesla teases with insanity: get shocked by this electric car!

TweetEmail TweetEmail Tesla CEO and Founder Elon Musk is shocking his fan base with a special feature more likely to appeal …

#OnlyInDubai is eating the calories you just burned considered “good health”

#OnlyInDubai is eating the calories you just burned considered “good health”

TweetEmail TweetEmail Working out with no results? Health professionals in Dubai have a counter-intuitive solution to consider: eat more! …

Israeli WaterGen gadget pulls drinking water from thin air

Israeli WaterGen gadget pulls drinking water from thin air

TweetEmail TweetEmail Finding ways to augment supplies of fresh drinking water have been around for years. These ideas vary from basic …

Dubai welcomes Sony: heralding the worlds’ underwater gadget store

Dubai welcomes Sony: heralding the worlds’ underwater gadget store

TweetEmail TweetEmail If there is one thing that defines the current world of technology, it is the rapid and relentless pace of …

Hebrew University and PhytoTech from Australia partner on medical cannabis patch

Hebrew University and PhytoTech from Australia partner on medical cannabis patch

TweetEmail TweetEmail Everything is coming up green in Israel. At least that’s how it seems in the medical cannabis space. …

Can solar panels boost green roof productivity? New study asks

Can solar panels boost green roof productivity? New study asks

TweetEmail TweetEmail There’s plenty of cold weather still to come if you live in the Middle East, but the University of Haifa is …

LaraPharm’s dry-powder inhaler delivers cannabis like a medicine

LaraPharm’s dry-powder inhaler delivers cannabis like a medicine

TweetEmail TweetEmail Since humankind has discovered healing properties of herbs like cannabis, inhalation through smoke has been the …

Dig Israel? The complete 2015 rough guide to open archeology digs for students and tourists

Dig Israel? The complete 2015 rough guide to open archeology digs for students and tourists

TweetEmail TweetEmail It’s a dream for some and a reality that can come true if you plan in visiting Israel this year. The country …

Global warming expert fine tunes weather predictions

Global warming expert fine tunes weather predictions

TweetEmail TweetEmail The night before the Israel Defense Forces’ 1976 mission rescuing over 200 hostages from hijackers in Entebbe, …

Massive Negev oil spill in Israel will take years to clean up

Massive Negev oil spill in Israel will take years to clean up

TweetEmail TweetEmail Oil spills are bad enough themselves. When they occur in fragile ecological regions like Israel’s Arava desert, …

Dubai fog and urban canyons through the lens of Daniel Cheong

Dubai fog and urban canyons through the lens of Daniel Cheong

TweetEmail TweetEmail Winter storms hammered much of the Middle East last week with strong winds that rose seas and dropped snow from …

Oil fracking protestors in Algeria rise up against their regime, Total and Shell

Oil fracking protestors in Algeria rise up against their regime, Total and Shell

TweetEmail TweetEmail Big demonstrations have spread from the Sahara to Algiers, after Algerian authorities announced the drilling of the …

Making the mining industry greener: an environmentally-safe way to extract gold

Making the mining industry greener: an environmentally-safe way to extract gold

TweetEmail TweetEmail Cyanide – a highly-toxic chemical compound – is being used by mining companies in the extraction of gold from the …

Solar Impulse 2 plane set to circle Earth on sun power

Solar Impulse 2 plane set to circle Earth on sun power

TweetEmail TweetEmail The experimental flying lab better known as Solar Impulse 2 was launched today in Abu Dhabi.  The groundbreaking …

Dr. “Cannabis” Alan Shackelford puts medicine into marijuana, in Israel

Dr. “Cannabis” Alan Shackelford puts medicine into marijuana, in Israel

TweetEmail TweetEmail Thirty-five years ago an Israeli researcher documented the case for medicinal cannabis to treat epilepsy. It was one …

Environmental “rights” and wrongs when you are injured at home or work

Environmental “rights” and wrongs when you are injured at home or work

TweetEmail TweetEmail  Asbestos poisoning, exposure to chemicals or dangerous situations at work which put you at risk, or worse in …

Architecture For Humanity Shuts Down

Architecture For Humanity Shuts Down

TweetEmail TweetEmail I woke up to find an email from Cameron Sinclair thanking me for “designing like you give a damn.” …

10 eco-funerals let your death be ever-green

10 eco-funerals let your death be ever-green

TweetEmail TweetEmail Today’s another official “city-shut-down” day for government offices and many businesses in snowy …

Frozen Middle East needs some “global warming”

Frozen Middle East needs some “global warming”

TweetEmail TweetEmail A winter storm is banging around much of the Middle East.  Precip’s teamed up with gale force winds, causing …

Monumental portraits of the world’s oldest trees (PHOTOS)

Monumental portraits of the world’s oldest trees (PHOTOS)

TweetEmail TweetEmail Photographer Beth Moon spent 14 years traveling to almost every continent taking pictures of the world’s …

Storms forecasted – stop energy leaks

Storms forecasted – stop energy leaks

TweetEmail TweetEmail The Levante is gearing up for a massive winter storm. Laurie over in Amman, Jordan is battening down the hatch and …

Dubai urges private firms to join Car-Free Day

Dubai urges private firms to join Car-Free Day

TweetEmail TweetEmail Dubai Municipality has invited businesses and individuals to take part in its annual Car-Free Day on February 4 …

Solar powered accessories green your game and new year’s resolutions

Solar powered accessories green your game and new year’s resolutions

TweetEmail TweetEmail The world of gaming is constantly evolving. We’re seeing bigger, faster, stronger consoles, and accessories that …

Desolenator offers water independence: just add sun!

Desolenator offers water independence: just add sun!

TweetEmail TweetEmail Assuming you stayed relatively sane on New Year’s Eve, you probably going to woke up the next day feeling …

Turkey’s Cappadocia reveals “new” 5,000-year-old city

Turkey’s Cappadocia reveals “new” 5,000-year-old city

TweetEmail TweetEmail A team of archaeologists discovered an ancient underground city in Cappadocia, Turkey, with tunnels and escape routes …

SolView’s targeting solar energy rooftop potential on a massive scale

SolView’s targeting solar energy rooftop potential on a massive scale

TweetEmail TweetEmail Solar energy panels are an important investment for planet earth, but also for residential homeowners that want to …

Legalize pot, sez leader of Lebanon’s Druze Walid Jumblatt

Legalize pot, sez leader of Lebanon’s Druze Walid Jumblatt

TweetEmail TweetEmail Last May, Lebanese lawmaker Walid Jumblatt called for marijuana to be legalized in Lebanon. While he never touched …

More than one way to skin a pomegranate

More than one way to skin a pomegranate

TweetEmail TweetEmail A hidden pleasure in ex-pat life in Amman, Jordan is the relative ease in which I can sidestep a steroidal Christmas …

Lebanon’s Sidon garbage mountain to become city park

Lebanon’s Sidon garbage mountain to become city park

TweetEmail TweetEmail Taking a cue from its neighbor city Tel Aviv Lebanon’s regional “landmark”, Sidon’s notorious …