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Arabia : staging post for human migrations?

From time to time between 130 and 75 ka fully modern humans entered the Levant from Africa, which is backed up by actual fossils. But up to about 2010 most palaeoanthropologists believed that they moved no further, because of the growth of surrounding deserts, and probably did not return to the Middle East until around 45 ka. 581 more words

Anthropology And Geoarchaeology

FOTO FRIDAY - ABU DHABI & DUBAI

Happy Friday!

Please enjoy some random shots of Dubai and Abu Dhabi taken by our friends Sallie Volotzky and Sue Alstedt when they traveled with us last December. 18 more words

FOTO FRIDAY - ABU DHABI

Happy Friday!

Please enjoy some random shots taken by our friend Sallie Volotzky, when she traveled to Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Oman with us in December. 66 more words

Oman

Frankincense as a medicine

12 JUL 2012

Pharmacists of University Jena clarify the anti-inflammatory impact of boswellic acids

Jena (Germany) It was one of the gifts of the Magi – in addition to myrrh and gold they offered frankincense to the newly born baby Jesus. 637 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Saudi Arabia Offers One of World's Lowest Solar Energy Costs

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (SPX)

Aug 12, 2014

Solar power costs have fallen dramatically over the last five years, thanks to lower module prices, lower balance of system costs, and increased competition at the development and EPC level. 616 more words

Islamic History

Saudi Arabia Offers One of World's Lowest Solar Energy Costs

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (SPX)

Aug 12, 2014

Solar power costs have fallen dramatically over the last five years, thanks to lower module prices, lower balance of system costs, and increased competition at the development and EPC level. 616 more words

Arabian Peninsula

Saudi Arabia jails 4 nationals for seeking to fight in Syria

2014-08-10

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia has jailed four of its citizens for up to nearly three years after convicting them of joining or trying to join the conflict in Syria, media reported Sunday. 308 more words

Islamic History