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Camelbombing | Graffiti in the Middle East

Camelbombing | Graffiti in the Middle East | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Photos and untold stories of heros from the underworld, legends in their own mind, delinquents to the system. (RT @ItsTinashe: http://t.co/B0znmM0Y Ya'll need to check that website out ASAP !
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Dubai: City of the Future [INFOGRAPHIC]

Dubai: City of the Future [INFOGRAPHIC] | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Sky-piercing towers, Hyperloop transports, driverless cars, and 3D-printed buildings. Welcome to Dubai, the City of the Future.
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In Images: Dubai's 3D-Printed 'Office of the Future' is Officially Open

In Images: Dubai's 3D-Printed 'Office of the Future' is Officially Open | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Dubai's 3D-printed "Office of the Future" is now officially open: it will house the Dubai Future Foundation and will serve as a meeting place for international delegates. Take a look inside.
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7 Maps to Help Make Sense of the Middle East

7 Maps to Help Make Sense of the Middle East | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
This amazing tangled knot of a diagram, made by U.K. data journalist David McCandless, displays the key players and notable relationships in the Middle East. However what it communicates clearest of all is something you no doubt already know: The Middle East is a confusing place. While the seven maps below don’t provide an exhaustive […]
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Abu Dhabi is 3 amazing destinations in one. Here’s proof.

Abu Dhabi is 3 amazing destinations in one. Here’s proof. | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
There's the city, the oases, and the desert. Here's what makes each one special.
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How Do You Say ‘Welcome to Europe’ in Maltese? Check an Arabic Dictionary

How Do You Say ‘Welcome to Europe’ in Maltese? Check an Arabic Dictionary | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
About a third of the words, not to mention the language’s grammar, are derived from the Arabic that was spoken by Muslim settlers of the Mediterranean islands.
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These families are just like yours — with one important difference

These families are just like yours — with one important difference | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
When Giles Duley arrived in Lebanon to photograph Syrian refugees, he saw something that he wasn’t expecting. He saw himself.
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Everyone In Middle East Given Own Country In 317,000,000-State Solution

Everyone In Middle East Given Own Country In 317,000,000-State Solution | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
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Revisiting the story of Ebrahim Alkazii and his production of Andha Yug

Revisiting the story of Ebrahim Alkazii and his production of Andha Yug | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Ahead of his 90th birthday, we revisit the story of Ebrahim Alkazi, the director with an eye for spectacle, and his production of Andha Yug that changed Hindi theatre forever.
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Rabbi Michael Lerner Rips Donald Trump At Muhammad Ali Funeral FULL Speech

Rabbi Michael Lerner, the editor of Tikkun Magazine, is next to speak. The two were indicted alongside one another years ago for their non-violent action
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Massive New Monument Found in Petra

Massive New Monument Found in Petra | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Satellites and drones helped reveal huge ceremonial platform near the ancient city’s center.
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Saudi Archeologists Discover Oldest Human Bone - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT

Saudi Archeologists Discover Oldest Human Bone - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz, president & chairman of the Board of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and …
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First estimate of whale shark population in the Gulf - News - Nature Middle East

First estimate of whale shark population in the Gulf - News - Nature Middle East | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Whale shark populations in the Gulf are largely male and have novel heat-coping mechanisms.
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Street art with a message of hope and peace

Street art with a message of hope and peace | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
What does this gorgeous street art say? It's Arabic poetry, inspired by bold graffiti and placed where a message of hope and peace can do the most good. In this quietly passionate talk, artist and TED Fellow eL Seed describes his ambition: to create art so beautiful it needs no translation.
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A Hemisphere Just Broke an All-time Heat Record, and Everywhere Else Is Just Damn Hot

A Hemisphere Just Broke an All-time Heat Record, and Everywhere Else Is Just Damn Hot | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
While much of the United States braces for a weekend defined by a suffocating heat dome, a hemisphere away the weather is making these 100-degree days look downright pleasant in comparison.
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Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi dies aged 88 - BBC News

Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi dies aged 88 - BBC News | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Renowned Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, who dedicated his life to the poor, dies at the age of 88.
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A Symphony for Syria, Our World - BBC World News

A Symphony for Syria, Our World - BBC World News | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
Our World follows four musicians as they prepare for a groundbreaking series of concerts,
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Zaha Hadid's Civic Center Is the First Architectural Project to Win "Design of the Year"

Zaha Hadid's Civic Center Is the First Architectural Project to Win "Design of the Year" | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
We’ve long been impressed by the architectural works of Zaha Hadid. Their swooping, curved lines and unconventional shapes have always stood out and made even…
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Blood Borders: A Proposal To Redraw A "New Middle East" - Brilliant Maps

Blood Borders: A Proposal To Redraw A "New Middle East" - Brilliant Maps | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
The map above is a 2006 proposed plan to redrawn the borders of the Middle East by Ralph Peters a a retired United States Army lieutenant colonel.
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Bahariya Oasis : Image of the Day

Bahariya Oasis : Image of the Day | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
In the Western Desert of Egypt, date and olive groves stand out alongside an ancient settlement.
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14 monumental sculptures of unborn babies by controversial British artist unveiled in Qatar

14 monumental sculptures of unborn babies by controversial British artist unveiled in Qatar | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
The newborn baby that is the finale of the exhibit measures a staggering 46 ft. tall.
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Times Square - but not as you know it - BBC News

Times Square - but not as you know it - BBC News | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
News from Iraq tends to focus on the conflict with the Islamic State group but there is another side to the country which is often forgotten, writes Martin Fletcher.
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Dubai Is Building the World's Largest Concentrated Solar Power Plant

Dubai Is Building the World's Largest Concentrated Solar Power Plant | Arabian Peninsula | Scoop.it
They like to do things big in Dubai, including a newly-approved concentrated solar power project that will generate 1,000 megawatts of power by 2020—and a whopping 5,000 megawatts by 2030.
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