13 Decomposed Bodies of Egyptian Men Found in Libyan Desert

13 Decomposed Bodies of Egyptian Men Found in Libyan Desert

Libyan media outlets reported to Al Arabiya and Khaleej Times, that 13 — or more — decomposed bodies of Egyptian men and their passports were just found in a desert in Libya.     Alwasat news website reported that the bodies of illegal Egyptian migrants were found near Jaghbub Oasis, south of Tobruk. A military source […]

7 Extinct Animals that Once Lived in North Africa

7 Extinct Animals that Once Lived in North Africa

Lately, our news feeds have been flooding with statuses denouncing the recent slaughter of Cecil the lion, one of Zimbabwe’s most beloved Southwest African lions, by an American sport hunter who reportedly lured the male lion out of a nature reserve and shot him simply for the glory of having a “trophy”. As such, Cecil’s […]

16 Unbelievable Forests that Still Exist in the Middle East Region

16 Unbelievable Forests that Still Exist in the Middle East Region

When most people think of the Middle East and North African landscape, they conjure up images of boundless desert, intimidating rock formations and untouched beach scenery. Within this framework, some of the most historic and breathtaking forests in the world (spanning across North Africa, through the Middle East and into South Asia) have been swept under […]

6 Dinosaurs that Once Roamed Egypt

6 Dinosaurs that Once Roamed Egypt

Millions of years ago the world was a much different place. Instead of the seven continents we now know today, there was only one continent known as Pangaea. And where was modern day Egypt located in Pangaea? Right around the middle, a little to the south. The vast Sahara desert, which now spans the majority […]