Is it possible to turn Arab deserts into greenery?
All the anti-KSA, anti-Arab and anti-Sunni ... of cold current on western edge of continent. Evaporation is inversely proportional to temperature.Air flowing over cold currents has low moisture content. ex: Kalahari desert. 3. leeward side of mountain.
The Absheron Peninsula, Lake Tanganyika, Benguela Current
Diamonds have helped give the country that borders both South Africa and Namibia one of the African ... What gulf lies between the Arabian Peninsula and Somalia? 9. The cold Benguela Current contributes to the formation of a desert that stretches about ...
Geologists Watch as African Continent Is Torn Apart
The African and Arabian plates meet in the remote Afar desert of northern Ethiopia and have been going ... "Ethiopia is the only place on the planet where we can see a continent splitting apart on dry land." Wright and his team plan to monitor the movement ...
So what is our ‘Pakistani’ identity?
The maps at his disposal were out of date/And the Census Returns almost certainly incorrect/But there was no time to check them, no time to inspect… But in seven weeks it was done, the frontiers decided/ A continent for better or worse divided/The next ...
Destruction of Timbuktu manuscripts is an offence against the whole of Africa
The literary heritage of Timbuktu dates back to the 15th and 16th centuries when the gold-rich kingdoms of Mali and Songhai traded across the Sahara with the Mediterranean world. It took two months for merchant caravans to cross the desert, and while gold ...