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Boy at NM compound died in ritual act: prosecutor

Prosecutors in court on Monday say a young boy whose remains were discovered at a New Mexico compound died during a ritual ceremony to cast out demonic spirits. Taos County Prosecutor John Lovelace said Abdul Ghani Wahhaj’s body was washed multiple times, wrapped in sheets and buried in the squalid desert compound where 11 other…

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Remote-Controlled Robot Camel Jockeys Replace Children In Desert Race

The traditional sport of camel racing got a high-tech twist: robot camel riders. At the biannual race in Jordan’s Wadi Rum Desert, 300 camels are jockeyed remotely. Owners drive alongside, delivering commands by a mounted speaker and enforcing them with a remote-controlled whip. The sport used child jockeys in the past, but they were banned…

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Into The Desert: The Bedouin Tribes of Israel

The Bedouin tribes of Israel’s Judean desert live remote and simple lives. However, they were in desperate need of food and provisions, so Operation Blessing journeyed into the desert with a fleet of 4×4 vehicles to bring them relief. Click to subscribe ⇨ https://goo.gl/DNw2nY ———————————- Connect with Operation Blessing International! ———————————- Website: http://operationblessing.org Facebook: http://bit.ly/ob-Facebook Instagram: http://bit.ly/ob-instagram Twitter: http://bit.ly/ob-twitter Pinterest: http://bit.ly/ob-pinterest…

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Desert Sound Instrument by Ammar Khammash

In the spring 2016, an area in the eastern desert of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan was identified to conduct an experiment and a research related to geology and music. A square of 20×20 meters was marked on the ground and all surface flint stones that had any ringing tones were collected. Without any intervention…