desert

IT’S Fast Sand Furious. Welcome to the most exhilarating roller- coaster in the desert. Or, as they call it in Egypt’s Sharm El Sheikh, Jeep safari. But this is no ordinary jaunt in search of the...

The vast swathes of plastic waste that have washed ashore on an uninhabited Pacific island 3,400 miles from civilisation  Floating plastic including buoys garbage has swamped a remote Pacific island  Henderson...

Buried in the Arabian desert’s sand are clues to the peninsula’s wetter, greener past. Fossils from long-extinct elephants, antelope and jaguars paint a prehistoric scene not of a barren wasteland,...

The body of a 19-year-old woman who had been missing for a month was found this week in the desert outside Phoenix, authorities said Wednesday. Kiera Lanae Bergman’s body was discovered Monday afternoon...

The snaps – taken two months apart – shows that our green and pleasant land has now become a dried-up desert following the blistering heatwave. The image taken in May shows the UK looking...

A New Zealand woman who drank her own urine to survive three days stranded and wounded in the desert says it tastes like bad, flat beer. Claire Nelson, 36, was found with a shattered pelvis in Joshua Tree...