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New Urban Park Designed Under Abu Dhabi’s Cracked Desert Floor
Urban Planning
Thursday May 8 2014

New Urban Park Designed Under Abu Dhabi’s Cracked Desert Floor

Following the rapid growth of the city’s recent development, a proposal for Al Fayah Park re-conceives a major piece of public land in Abu Dhabi, aiming...

Qatar Pilot Farm Brings Life to the Desert
Infrastructure
Friday November 22 2013

Qatar Pilot Farm Brings Life to the Desert

The Sahara Forest Project (SFP) pilot facility in Qatar has ‘exceeded expectations,’ proving that seawater-cooled greenhouses can be highly productive in desert conditions.

Big Lessons From The Big Desert
Commercial
Wednesday May 29 2013

Big Lessons From The Big Desert

Although Australia is the world’s driest inhabited continent, the United Arab Emirates is often thought of as "the big desert."