1. Iran's Underground 'Qanat' Channels Are Ingenious Ancient Solutions for Sourcing Water

    ‘Iran's Underground 'Qanat' Channels Are Ingenious Ancient Solutions for Sourcing Water’ “The Persian qanats , added to Unesco’s World Heritage list two years ago , are one of the world's oldest engineering marvels . Consisting of an ancient system of water sourcing underground tunnels , these 3 , 000-year-old ingenious channels still provide a reliable supply of water for some of Iran's most ar . . .

  2. Environmental Legacy

    More bad news for the world's oceans: Dead zones areas of bottom waters too oxygen depleted to support most ocean life are spreading , dotting nearly the entire east and south coasts of the U . S . as well as several west coast river outlets . According to a new study in Science , the rest of the world fares no better there are now 405 identified dead zones worldwide , up from 49 in the 1960s and the wor . . .

  3. Andes Specialists

    PACHAMAMA's TRIBUTE |• Every AUG01st , the Indigenous people in South America pay tribute to Pachamama , which in Quechua translates to World Mother . For the Andes region , not just the date but the whole month of August is dedicated to this Mother Earth deity . For Indigenous people around the world , this is not only a day to pay tribute to nature but to educate people on wildlife protection and en . . .

  4. Sting Paper

    Russia and Saudi Arabia will propose an increase in oil production to 1 . 5 million barrels per day by OPEC so that oil deficit around the world can be avoided . Iran and Algeria are opposing the increase with presessure from Iran and Venezuela to discuss the sanctions by the US against both countries . OPEC will take it's decision on Friday . #opec #crude #crudeoil #iran #russia #saudiarabia #algeria . . .