Watch for Cities to be at the Forefront of Fighting Climate Change

The world will have 9 billion people by 2050, and up to 70% of them will live in cities. For the first… [more]

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The Stunning Desert of Liwa

About a two hour drive southwest of Abu Dhabi are the sand dunes of Liwa. Much of the drive through the… [more]

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Is HR on the Decline? Yes, and that Is Not a Bad Trend

As with many business trends, automation has had its effects on tasks that once took an army of people… [more]

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Could the World Cup Push Brazil to Energy Efficiency?

The World Cup certainly has not been the uniting force Brazil’s leaders had expected. Cost overruns,… [more]

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Al Mayrah Island a Laboratory of Abu Dhabi’s Transformation

Few cities have endured such a rapid metamorphosis, yet have so much left on the drawing board, as Abu… [more]

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Stoic Jabreen Castle Sternly Looms Over Oman’s Desert

Only a few kilometers from Bahla Fort in Oman is Jabreen Castle, one of the most impressive sights in… [more]

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Bahla Fort’s Walls of History

About 200 kilometers from Muscat is Bahla, the largest fort in Oman. Situated in a tiny valley within… [more]

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Plaza Independencia Start of a Beautiful Walk through Montevideo

My first memory of walking through Plaza Independencia in Montevideo always reminds me why I love this… [more]

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Mark It: Earth Hour 2014, Saturday, 8:30-9:30pm, 29 March, in Your Time Zone

Earth Hour is one of the most important environmental events of the year, and is important for raising… [more]

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Ibri Castle, Walls of Oman’s History

Ibri is the gateway into northeastern Oman and is worth an overnight stay if you are on the way to Nizwa… [more]

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1914-1918: The Lost Generation

A century ago, the Great War swept Europe taking 10 million men and leaving 25 million wounded. Historian Jay M. Winter looks back on our century of violence.
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