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Review: Momix conjures up creatures of the desert in 'Opus Cactus' - Albany Times Union

Albany Times Union
After a 10-year hiatus, the evening-length work is back on tour, and the Connecticut-based company performed it at The Egg on Friday evening. Inspired by his six-week sojourn in the Sonoran Desert near Scottsdale, Ariz., Pendleton's bizarre and ...

UA Research travels to Capitol Hill - Arizona Daily Wildcat

Arizona Daily Wildcat
Chew has also studied the effect of a natural compound from desert lavender on specific calcium channels, and how this could relate to the pain pathway. This science could one day provide a critical alternative to opioid pain relievers. During Chew's ...

From barefoot to bling: desert island escapes for every budget - Skyscanner News (blog)

Skyscanner News (blog)
The beach at Constance Tsarabanjina Best known for its lemurs and long avenues of Baobab trees, Madagascar is also a desert-island dream. The northern coast is dotted with never-been-touched tropical islands and beaches to rival the Maldives. Throw in ...

Namib Desert (AT1315)

Washington - United States

General information and biodiversity information by WWF.

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    Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Namib desert (AT1315)

The Living Desert: Wildlife and Botanical Park, Palm Desert, California
United States

Devoted to desert habitats of the world. Web site has information on links about deserts.

The Sonoran Desert
United States

An online photographic expedition into the Sonoran Desert in Arizona and Mexico. Includes desert photographics and in-depth information about history and ecology.


Provides information on the archeology, history, topography, and climate of this Chilean region.

Desert Biome
United States

Information on deserts: what they are, where they are located, and the plants and animals which live in them.


Information on the physical features, drainage, climate, plant and animal life, as well as the people who live in the Sahara. Published by The Living Africa.

The Sahara Desert
United States

School project on the Sahara Desert, with information on climate, current issues and photos.

Desert Bats
United States

Includes color photos, scientific names, common names, description, behavior, range, habitats, and life cycle.

Desert Botanical Garden
United States

Founded in 1937, is a living museum dedicated to desert lands research and education. Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Desert Research Institute
United States

Profiles the center's climate change and air quality research projects, posts a list of faculty members, and furnishes newsletters.

The Chihuahuan Desert Region
United States

An overview of the Chihuahuan Desert, includes information on fauna, flora and climate.