Zayande Rood celebrates Abangan

Abangan, is one among the 12 Iranian celebrations, held on 10th of Aban month, Aban day of Aban month in Persian calender which is on 1st November. This celebration is held in praise of Anahid or Anahita, the Goddess of flowing water similar to Afrodite, the Goddess of love and beauty in ancient Greece. In [...]

November 13, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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BuTinah;Unique Natural Treasure

Off the western shores of Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates, lies a unique natural treasure, wild and undisturbed by human activity: Bu Tinah Island. Bu Tinah’s thriving ecosystem forms a unique living laboratory with key significance for climate change research. An undisturbed paradise, Bu Tinah has much to teach mankind about environmental protection [...]

June 17, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Another disappointing end for Iran’s Lakes

Although fishes’ mortality has happened several times during the last years, head in chief of Marivan Department of Environment announced: “Each year, at the beginning of spring via tilting seasonal rivers to Zarivar Lake, a huge amount of mud pour in to the lake and causes turbid water and loss of oxygen and Ph level [...]

May 11, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Mother Earth

Dear Earth, This is your day … every where on the net I can see a post or programme, all related to you, for you. I’m now sitting in front of my laptop, surfing the net and trying to write something about today, the Mother Earth Day. I have no new word to say, and [...]

April 22, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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Lights off !

  Earth Hour started in 2007 in Sydney, Australia when 2.2 million individuals and more than 2,000 businesses turned their lights off for one hour to take a stand against climate change. Only a year later and Earth Hour had become a global sustainability movement with more than 50 million people across 35 countries/territories participating. [...]

March 22, 2011 · Maryam Khazaeli · Comments Closed
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