Dubai’s Camelicious sees potential European, US market for camel milk

Dubai’s Camelicious sees potential European, US market for camel milk

TweetEmail TweetEmail DUBAI — Mention Dubai, and people immediately think of soaring skyscrapers, enormous shopping malls and insanely …

NASA sees Mideast holiday lights from space

NASA sees Mideast holiday lights from space

TweetEmail TweetEmail NASA scientists are using the Suomi NPP satellite to photograph the earth at night. They are studying natural …

Depleted Turkish coal mine transforms into prize-winning olive groves

Depleted Turkish coal mine transforms into prize-winning olive groves

TweetEmail TweetEmailAs olive groves across Turkey are falling victim to energy projects, one construction company decided to buck the …

Un-Islamic critics want to veil “shameless” private parts of buildings in Iran

Un-Islamic critics want to veil “shameless” private parts of buildings in Iran

TweetEmail TweetEmail Islamic versus non-Islamic or simply Western style architecture is an issue in many parts of the Middle East where …

A million mummies unearthed in Egypt – can you dig it?

A million mummies unearthed in Egypt – can you dig it?

TweetEmail TweetEmail Maybe you’ve heard of the Million Man March? Or the Million Mom March?  Or last year’s Million Muslim …

3D-printed paws allow lame dog to run!

3D-printed paws allow lame dog to run!

TweetEmail TweetEmail This is the amazing tale of Derby the dog. The life of this little pup born with withered front legs took a radical …

Project Pressure captures Iran’s melting glaciers (PHOTOS)

Project Pressure captures Iran’s melting glaciers (PHOTOS)

TweetEmail TweetEmail Project Pressure has created the first open source glacier archive, recording the environmental impact of climate …

Egloo heats your room for a dime a day!

Egloo heats your room for a dime a day!

TweetEmail TweetEmail An Italian design student dreamed up a gizmo that he claims can heat a room for 10 cents a day. I just paid $700 to …

Jordan regal residence fully powered by sun!

Jordan regal residence fully powered by sun!

TweetEmail TweetEmail The most powerful family in Jordan is tapping into the most powerful energy source in the Universe to electrify …

Graphene nanotechnology makes desalination 100 times more efficient

Graphene nanotechnology makes desalination 100 times more efficient

TweetEmail TweetEmail Engineers at Lockheed-Martin recently developed and patented a molecular filtration membrane called Perforene which …

Could the electric car ever become the fastest car on earth?

Could the electric car ever become the fastest car on earth?

TweetEmail TweetEmail As technology constantly evolves, the race is on to crack the electric car market. More and more manufacturers are …

SONY’s underwater Dubai shop: is the concept all wet?

SONY’s underwater Dubai shop: is the concept all wet?

TweetEmail TweetEmail The Middle East and Africa subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation officially launched an outrageous shopping …

2015 will be the year of hummus

2015 will be the year of hummus

TweetEmail TweetEmail Hummus, the centuries-old Middle Eastern bean paste, is ready for its close-up. According to a report released by …

Warka Water towers pull drinking water out of thin air

Warka Water towers pull drinking water out of thin air

TweetEmail TweetEmail Italian architect Arturo Vittori and his colleague Andreas Vogler designed a low-tech machine, based on passive …

Imagine a new kind of sustainable city in the desert?

Imagine a new kind of sustainable city in the desert?

TweetEmail TweetEmail Luca Curci architects studio presents Desert City, a project proposal for a sustainable way to live in the desert. It …

Aora’s solar tulips start shining in Ethiopia, without water!

Aora’s solar tulips start shining in Ethiopia, without water!

TweetEmail TweetEmail Investments in solar energy innovations are not dead! Remember those weird and wonderful solar energy harvesting …

Dead Sea relic robbers captured at Cave of the Skulls!

Dead Sea relic robbers captured at Cave of the Skulls!

TweetEmail TweetEmail Last weekend, a gang of antiquities thieves were caught in the act of cave-robbing by inspectors of the Unit for …

Barnyard supermodels may put you off meat!

Barnyard supermodels may put you off meat!

TweetEmail TweetEmail A stunning series of portraits by American photographer Kevin Horan casts barnyard regulars into supermodels, …

Can you believe earth is running out of sand?

Can you believe earth is running out of sand?

TweetEmail TweetEmail British economist Milton Friedman once warned that if you put the government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in five …

Slash your UAE utility bill by 20% – copycats welcome!

Slash your UAE utility bill by 20% – copycats welcome!

TweetEmail TweetEmail A United Arab Emirates-based firm has just concluded what it says is the region’s first water and energy audit of …

Hilarious Arab American (and dancing mom) explains why paste is NOT hummous (VIDEO)

Hilarious Arab American (and dancing mom) explains why paste is NOT hummous (VIDEO)

TweetEmail TweetEmail Arabs eat hummous with religious fervour. And it’s true: mamma usually does best. As this Arab American in this …

Israeli oil spill catastrophe seeps into desert sands and rivers (PHOTOS)

Israeli oil spill catastrophe seeps into desert sands and rivers (PHOTOS)

TweetEmail TweetEmail Israel’s worst environmental accident, possibly worse than the devastating Carmel fires of 2010, happened …

Saudi women passionate about saving Saudi man(groves)

Saudi women passionate about saving Saudi man(groves)

TweetEmail TweetEmail Not so long ago, forests of majestic mangrove trees fringed the eastern shores of Saudi Arabia. Official stats now …

Gaza Parkour: positive change is in the air

Gaza Parkour: positive change is in the air

TweetEmail TweetEmail Stroll around the ruins of Gaza on a late afternoon and you may catch sight of airborne young men, jumping off …

Lebanese Quince Jam, A Sweet Winter Recipe

Lebanese Quince Jam, A Sweet Winter Recipe

TweetEmail TweetEmail Have you met the quince? You might have come across it in a market and passed it by. It’s yellow, but not …

Morocco heats up with 16 new solar energy plants worth 25 gigawatts

Morocco heats up with 16 new solar energy plants worth 25 gigawatts

TweetEmail TweetEmail You might meet snake charmers in the square of Marrakech and also storytellers who tell a good tale. But there is one …

Israeli recycling video goes viral on YouTube

Israeli recycling video goes viral on YouTube

TweetEmail TweetEmail A new video highlighting the importance of recycling is going viral on YouTube, garnering nearly 900,000 views in its …

Save energy, stress and greenhouse gas by backing up

Save energy, stress and greenhouse gas by backing up

TweetEmail TweetEmail You know you should have done it. The DropBox folder is there, the extra hard drive is on the shelf. Hey, your …

I’ve trained Muslim clergy on how to be green. This is what I’ve learned

I’ve trained Muslim clergy on how to be green. This is what I’ve learned

TweetEmail TweetEmail I had an opportunity to conduct a series of green workshops for Imams, or Muslim clergy throughout Jordan. The …

How your DNA has evolved with parasites

How your DNA has evolved with parasites

TweetEmail TweetEmail Parasites need to adapt to continue living off their hosts. Almost every type of organism on earth faces parasitism, …