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Facing an even hotter, drier climate, Jordan testing desert agriculture

Hope in Jordan is taking the form of a cucumber in the desert. It is not a mirage. Some say it is the future. In the arid southern desert of Wadi Araba, where scorching temperatures and dust devils leave scant signs of life, a team of environmental engineers is working on a solution for countries on the front lines of climate change, facing drought and rising temperatures.
Aqaba, Jordan
Issue: Agroecology Typology: Policies
drought
05/10/17