nature

Undiscovered Asir

The mountainous region of Saudi Arabia’s Asir is one of the wildest and most remote places on earth. The tribes here work the soil on intricately terraced farms in remote valleys. Their mud-brick houses are decorated with bright colours, their people adorned with flowered headdresses and elaborate jewellery. Over the years their idiosyncratic way of …

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Wild Flowers of Kuwait

The 207 species of Kuwait’s wildflowers are portrayed here in colour pictures and words. All species are presented, with their composite name in English and/or Latin and in Arabic, and classified by plant families.