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Abu Dhabi on brink of 'golden age' as architecture legends hail Saadiyat - The National

Abu Dhabi on brink of 'golden age' as architecture legends hail Saadiyat - The National | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
The world's top architects, Frank Gehry, Norman Foster and Jean Nouvel gather in the capital to discuss the future for their iconic museum projects, the Louvre, the Guggenheim and the Zayed National Museum.
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As Brazil 2014 nears its end, here's what's coming in 2022

As Brazil 2014 nears its end, here's what's coming in 2022 | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Before the final match is even played the Brazil World Cup has been lauded as a great success, but will things run as smoothly in Qatar, where construction of their stadiums is well underway?
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11 Memories From the Arabic Version of 'The Simpsons'

11 Memories From the Arabic Version of 'The Simpsons' | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
The story behind 'Al Shamshoon.'
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Desert tourism gets hot in Saudi Arabia! | Green Prophet

Desert tourism gets hot in Saudi Arabia! | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
What's a beach without a shoreline, or a dune perch that overlooks a horizon of...more sand? According to the World Tourism Organization, it's the newest
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Saharan Dust on the Move : Image of the Day

Saharan Dust on the Move : Image of the Day | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
In June 2014, winds pushed a river of dust from western Africa across the Atlantic Ocean.
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Embracing Analog: Postcards From the Middle East | Green Prophet

Embracing Analog: Postcards From the Middle East | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Here in Amman, Jordan, personal mail gets delivered painfully slow to post office boxes rarely filled. My banking and bill-paying happens online and does
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Water supply key to outcome of conflicts in Iraq and Syria, experts warn

Water supply key to outcome of conflicts in Iraq and Syria, experts warn | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Security analysts in London and Baghdad say control of rivers and dams has become a major tactical weapon for Isis
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Turkey subsidizes solar donkeys for shepherds | Green Prophet

Turkey subsidizes solar donkeys for shepherds | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Just when you think you've seen it all, a story pops up about donkeys in Turkey that carry solar panels so that shepherds, who are often out in the field
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Burkina Faso’s painted earth homes in a royal village | Green Prophet

Burkina Faso’s painted earth homes in a royal village | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Until the girls were abducted, I didn't know much about Burkina Faso. And I didn't think I wanted to know more until I stumbled upon Tiébélé, a village full of
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Internet showing High Growth Trends in the Middle East - arabiangazette.com

Internet showing High Growth Trends in the Middle East - arabiangazette.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Middle east shows the highest internet user growth rate. Internet users have rises from 3,284,000 in 2000 to a whopping 90 million in June, 2012.
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UAE forts: Important heritage icons a perfect storm

UAE forts: Important heritage icons a perfect storm | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Most were Rulers residences but now serve as museums
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Explaining The Situation In Iraq In Under 5 Minutes

Explaining The Situation In Iraq In Under 5 Minutes | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Things that matter. Pass 'em on.
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Iran tries to save Asiatic cheetah from extinction

Iran is rushing to try to save one of the world's critically endangered species, the Asiatic cheetah, and bring it back from the verge of extinction in its last remaining refuge.
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After 450 Years, Archaeologists Still Hunting for Magnificent Sultan’s Heart

After 450 Years, Archaeologists Still Hunting for Magnificent Sultan’s Heart | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
With the 450th anniversary of Süleyman's death approaching, a search is under way to find the Ottoman sultan's lost tomb.
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The Simpsons in Arabic - YouTube

Al Shamhon is based on a arabic version of the Fox series "The Simpsons."
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ISLAMIC_ART - YouTube

ISLAMIC_ART - YouTube | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Secrets Of The 5,000 Year-Old Proto-Elamite Tablets - Last Undeciphered Script From The Ancient Near East - MessageToEagle.com

Secrets Of The 5,000 Year-Old Proto-Elamite Tablets - Last Undeciphered Script From The Ancient Near East - MessageToEagle.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Dubai says launching project to build world’s biggest mall - The Malaysian Insider

Dubai says launching project to build world’s biggest mall - The Malaysian Insider | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Nader Khalili-style dome home built by Palestinians for Palestinians | Green Prophet

Nader Khalili-style dome home built by Palestinians for Palestinians | Green Prophet | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
So much disturbing news from Israel and Palestine in the last two weeks has left me completely exasperated, and I'm sure our readers can relate. T
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When Air Quality in Beijing and Shanghai is Least Awful - China Real Time Report - WSJ

When Air Quality in Beijing and Shanghai is Least Awful - China Real Time Report - WSJ | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
What is the best time of year to avoid air pollution in Beijing?
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The Wells of Memory

One of the first travelers in a century to walk through the Hejaz desert of Saudi Arabia, Paul Salopek encounters a fabled past of caravans and pilgrims, of empires come and gone.
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Alive in the Swamp education technology report - www.arabiangazette.com

Alive in the Swamp education technology report - www.arabiangazette.com | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
The new report by Pearson; Alive in the Swamp, gives advice to educators on how to make informed, evidence-based decisions to select learning technology.
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News.Az - Arabian Gazette posts article about Nizami Ganjavi

News.Az - Arabian Gazette posts article about Nizami Ganjavi | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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KSA expected to invest $ 45 bn to set up railway networks

KSA expected to invest $ 45 bn to set up railway networks | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
KSA expected to invest $ 45 bn to set up railway networks
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Iran tries to save Asiatic cheetah from extinction

Iran is rushing to try to save one of the world's critically endangered species, the Asiatic cheetah, and bring it back from the verge of extinction in its last remaining refuge.
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Wind Power Creates 1,000 Liters of Clean Water a Day in the Desert

Wind Power Creates 1,000 Liters of Clean Water a Day in the Desert | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
A new invention that is already being tested in some desert areas is able to extract clean drinking water from…
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