Climate

NCM Rain Enhancement Programme’s announced

The National Centre of Meteorology, NCM, has announced its updated research areas as part of the UAE Rain Enhancement Programme, UAEREP’s fourth cycle; placing strong focus on innovation and emerging technologies. In a statement Wednesday, […]

Astronomy

Final Solar Eclipse Of 2019

The phenomenon—often referred to as a “ring of fire” or “ring of light”—will be visible at sunrise in Saudi Arabia, and then slightly higher in the sky from a narrow path through Qatar, the United […]

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 […]

Climate

Al Wathba Wetland Reserve

WHAT IS IT? Al Wathba Wetland Reserve is a complex of surface water bodies, both natural and man made, around 40 km southeast of central Abu Dhabi, just past Mussafah. Al Wathba Wetland Reserve was […]

Climate

Saadiyat Island Dune Ecosystem

Protection and enhancement of the Saadiyat Beach dune ecosystem has been implemented to maintain increasingly rare coastal dune habitat for native flora and fauna. In particular, the protection measures and enhancement will allow nesting of […]

Agriculture

Agriculture & Plantation

Since the formation of the UAE, the availability of capital and the demand for fresh crops has encouraged agricultural development. Previously, agriculture was not formal and was used to meet the daily needs of families […]