Agriculture

Al Falaj Irrigation System

Al Ain had many tribes and many of them had the craftsmanship required to build falaj systems. The first tribe known to have constructed them was Al Awamir. Besides that, there are many Aflaj systems […]

Wildlife

Al Ain Zoo protects white Bengal tiger

Al Ain Zoo has participated in a number of global programmes that aim to protect threatened species, including the white Bengal tiger, which is endangered under the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s classification system. […]

Wildlife

13 fun facts about camels

People have kept camels for more than 4,000 years and still depend on them for survival all over the world. Read on to learn some interesting facts about camels and discover what makes them such […]

Climate

Final Solar Eclipse Of 2019

In 2019, Christmas comes a little late for nature lovers, sky-watchers and astronomers as the decade’s final solar eclipse rips across the globe. Unlike the events of August 21, 2017’s “Great American Eclipse”, this one […]

Wildlife

Emirates Park Zoo

Emirates Park Zoo and Resort Abu Dhabi is located in Al Bahia, about 35 Km from Abu Dhabi city on the Abu Dhabi – Dubai highway, making it an ideal destination for families, to enjoy hands […]

Climate

On the (Rail)way to Sustainability

“Ours is a world of looming challenges and increasingly limited resources. Sustainable development offers the best chance to adjust our course.” (Ban Ki-moon, former Secretary-General of the United Nations) According to the United Nations, transport […]