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Gulf War (25,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

Operation Desert Shield (2 August 1990 – 17 January 1991) for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia and Operation Desert Storm
Anthony the Great (3,546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abbot, Anthony of the Desert, Anthony the Anchorite, Anthony the Hermit, and Anthony of Thebes. For his importance among the Desert Fathers and to all later
Palm Springs, California (14,873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Colorado Desert's Coachella Valley. The city covers approximately
Phoenix, Arizona (19,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Territory in 1889. It is in the northeastern reaches of the Sonoran Desert and has a hot desert climate. Despite this, its canal system led to a thriving farming
Rajasthan (7,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it comprises most of the wide and inhospitable Thar Desert (also known as the Great Indian Desert) and shares a border with the Pakistani provinces of
Semi-arid climate (1,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A semi-arid climate, semi-desert climate, or steppe climate is the climate of a region that receives precipitation below potential evapotranspiration,
Algeria national football team (5,934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cup after a 24-year absence. The next game was against Zambia where the Desert Foxes won 2–0 in Lusaka. Algeria then again beat Zambia at home in Blida
Southwestern United States (12,448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Chihuahuan Desert is a relatively dry desert, although it is slightly wetter than the Sonoran Desert to the west. The Chihuahuan Desert spreads across
Las Vegas (7,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valley metropolitan area and is the largest city within the greater Mojave Desert. Las Vegas is an internationally renowned major resort city, known primarily
Camel (9,970 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
felt from hair). Camels are working animals especially suited to their desert habitat and are a vital means of transport for passengers and cargo. There
Desert Fathers (3,958 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Fathers or Desert Monks were early Christian hermits and ascetics, who lived mainly in the Scetes desert of the Roman province of Egypt, beginning
Desert Eagle (1,610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Eagle (colloquially, sometimes Deagle) is a gas-operated, semi-automatic pistol known for chambering the .50 Action Express, the largest centerfire
Death Valley (3,670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Death Valley is a desert valley in Eastern California, in the northern Mojave Desert, bordering the Great Basin Desert. During summer, it is one of the
Shrubland (762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wildlife Fund biomes are characterized as shrublands, including: Desert scrublands Xeric or desert scrublands occur in the world's deserts and xeric shrublands
Desert Island Discs (1,570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Island Discs is a radio programme broadcast on BBC Radio 4. It was first broadcast on the BBC Forces Programme on 29 January 1942. Each week a guest
North Africa (4,665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dry and barren expanse of the Sahara desert, which is the largest sand desert in the world. In places the desert is cut by irregular watercourses called
Desert castles (2,275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hammam al-Sarah Qasr Mshatta Qasr Tuba Qasr Bayir The Umayyad desert castles, of which the desert castles of Jordan represent a prominent part, are fortified
Ty Burrell (1,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Century Fox continued with the establishment of his own production company, Desert Whale Productions. His web series Boondoggle, loosely based on Burrell's
Desert Classic (2,866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Classic (currently known as The American Express for sponsorship reasons; previously known as the CareerBuilder Challenge, Palm Springs Golf
Sinai Peninsula (4,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and El-Tor, on the southern coast. Inland Sinai is arid (effectively a desert), mountainous and sparsely populated, the largest settlements being Saint
Burning Man (12,863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
City in northwestern Nevada, a temporary city erected in the Black Rock Desert about 100 miles (160 km) north-northeast of Reno. As outlined by Burning
Sand (3,476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
human timescales, and sand suitable for making concrete is in high demand. Desert sand, although plentiful, is not suitable for concrete. 50 billion tons
Palm Desert, California (3,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palm Desert is a city in Riverside County, California, United States, in the Coachella Valley, approximately 14 miles (23 km) east of Palm Springs, 121
Coachella Valley (10,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(/koʊˈtʃɛlə, koʊ.ə-/ koh-CHEL-ə, KOH-ə-) is an arid rift valley in the Colorado Desert of Southern California's Riverside County. In some places, it is also referred
Western Desert campaign (12,500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Western Desert campaign (Desert War) took place in the deserts of Egypt and Libya and was the main theatre in the North African campaign of the Second
Mid-century modern (2,781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Krisel: Ocotillo Lodge(1957); House of Tomorrow(1962). John Lautner: Desert Hot Springs Motel (1947); Arthur Elrod House (1968) (interiors used in filming
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (4,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is a 1994 Australian road comedy film written and directed by Stephan Elliott. The plot follows two drag
Vegas Golden Knights (4,669 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Vegas Golden Knights are a professional ice hockey team based in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. They compete in the National Hockey League (NHL)
Desert Mothers (1,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Mothers is a neologism, coined in feminist theology in analogy to Desert Fathers, for the ammas or female Christian ascetics living in the desert
Operation Eagle Claw (6,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequently aborted. Eight helicopters were sent to the first staging area called Desert One, but only five arrived in operational condition. One had encountered
Köppen climate classification (8,865 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
characterized by frequent fog and H for high altitudes. BWh = Hot desert climate BWk = Cold desert climate BSh = Hot semi-arid climate BSk = Cold semi-arid climate
Sonny Bono (2,692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Would Honor Sonny Bono". The Desert Sun. Trone, Kimberly (January 11, 2002). "Freeway Signs Pay Tribute to Bono". The Desert Sun. p. B1. "Airport Adds Sonny
Temptation of Christ (4,618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tempted by the devil after 40 days and nights of fasting in the Judaean Desert. At the time, Satan came to Jesus and tried to tempt him. Jesus having refused
Josh Homme (7,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
improv series with other musicians (mostly from the Palm Desert Scene) known as The Desert Sessions since 1997. He formed a new project in 2009 called
Alice Springs (7,351 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
original inhabitants, the Arrernte, who have lived in the Central Australian desert in and around what is now Alice Springs for tens of thousands of years.
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (13,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Polo Club in Indio, California, in the Coachella Valley in the Colorado Desert. It was co-founded by Paul Tollett and Rick Van Santen in 1999, and is organized
Indio, California (8,067 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States, in the Coachella Valley of Southern California's Colorado Desert region. It lies 23 miles (37 km) east of Palm Springs, 75 miles (121 km)
Tatooine (3,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tatooine (/ˌtætuˈiːn/) is a fictional desert planet that appears in the Star Wars franchise. It is a beige-colored, desolate world orbiting a pair of binary
Grand Canyon (9,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Above the river corridor a desert scrub community, composed of North American desert flora, thrives. Typical warm desert species such as creosote bush
The Desert Sun (531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Sun is a local daily newspaper serving Palm Springs and the surrounding Coachella Valley in Southern California. The Desert Sun is owned by
Syrian Desert campaign (December 2016–April 2017) (2,184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Syrian Desert campaign (December 2016–April 2017) was a military campaign launched by Syrian rebel forces affiliated with the Free Syrian Army's Southern
Rancho Mirage, California (9,582 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clubs. It is a low-density desert-resort community in the Coachella Valley within the Colorado Desert section of the Sonoran Desert. It is nestled along the
Hermit (4,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a religious conviction, namely the Desert Theology of the Old Testament (i.e., the 40 years wandering in the desert that was meant to bring about a change
Jaisalmer (1,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sculptured sandstone. The town lies in the heart of the Thar Desert (the Great Indian Desert) and has a population, including the residents of the fort
Syrian Desert campaign (May–July 2017) (4,998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Syrian Desert campaign (May–July 2017) was a large-scale military operation of the Syrian Army that initially started along the highway from Damascus
Desert of Desolation (2,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert of Desolation is a compilation adventure module published by TSR for the Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) fantasy roleplaying game. It combines three previously
Queens of the Stone Age (7,604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(commonly abbreviated QOTSA) is an American rock band formed in 1996 in Palm Desert, California. The band was founded by vocalist and guitarist Josh Homme,
Saguaro (5,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
can grow to be over 12 meters (40 feet) tall. It is native to the Sonoran Desert in Arizona, the Mexican state of Sonora, and the Whipple Mountains and Imperial
Bedouin (7,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
بَدَوِي badawī) are nomadic Arab tribes who have historically inhabited the desert regions in the Arabian Peninsula, North Africa, the Levant, and Mesopotamia
Western Desert language (1,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Western Desert language, or Wati, is a dialect cluster of Australian Aboriginal languages in the Pama–Nyungan family. The name Wati tends to be used
Baja California Peninsula (2,288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
four main desert areas on the peninsula: the San Felipe Desert, the Central Coast Desert, the Vizcaíno Desert and the Magdalena Plain Desert. The land
Southern California (6,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Diego, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura counties. The Colorado Desert and the Colorado River are located on southern California's eastern border
Aridoamerica (2,369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kroeber and Paul Kirchhoff to identify a "true cultural entity" for the desert region. Kirchhoff was first in introducing the term 'Arid America', in his
Subtropics (2,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
based on the original and modified Holdridge life zone system "What is a Desert Climate?". Dr. Owen E. Thompson (1996). Hadley Circulation Cell. Archived
Doom metal (4,965 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aaron Turner project Sumac, among various others. Palm Desert, California, hosts a thriving desert rock and stoner metal scene, drawing heavy influences
Locust (5,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to 80 million per square kilometre (200 million per square mile). When desert locusts meet, their nervous systems release serotonin, which causes them
Trans-Pecos (1,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subdivision of West Texas. The Trans-Pecos is part of the Chihuahuan Desert, the largest desert in North America. It is the most mountainous and arid portion
Baja California (5,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mountain range, the Sonoran Desert dominates the landscape. In the south, the weather becomes drier and gives way to the Vizcaíno Desert. The state is also home
Aridoamerica (2,369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kroeber and Paul Kirchhoff to identify a "true cultural entity" for the desert region. Kirchhoff was first in introducing the term 'Arid America', in his
Horse latitudes (1,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all in the Northern Hemisphere; and the Atacama Desert, the Kalahari Desert, and the Australian Desert in the Southern Hemisphere. The subtropical ridge
Osprey Publishing (1,083 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Osprey Publishing is a British, Oxford-based, publishing company specializing in military history. Predominantly an illustrated publisher, many of their
Larrea tridentata (1,844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bitter; Desert iguanas, and the chuckwalla. Seeds: desert woodrats and kangaroo rats Flowers: 22 species of bees, as pollinators, the Chuckwalla, desert iguanas
The Grand Tour (7,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Video now" (Tweet). Retrieved 24 November 2016 – via Twitter. "Operation Desert Stumble". The Grand Tour. Series 1. Episode 2. 24 November 2016. Event occurs
7th Armoured Division (United Kingdom) (4,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Second World War, where its exploits in the Western Desert Campaign gained it the Desert Rats nickname. After the Munich Agreement, the division was
High Desert (California) (1,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
High Desert is an informal designation, with non-discrete boundaries, applied to areas of the Mojave Desert in southern California that are generally between
Stoner rock (3,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1997 Roadrunner Records compilation Burn One Up! Music for Stoners. Desert rock is also used interchangeably as a descriptor, and was coined by a MeteorCity
United States Army Central (6,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
organization for ARCENT during the Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Farewell portions of the operation. The Command
Wadi (984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Emirates. The Wadi Shawkah in the United Arab Emirates. Alluvial desert – Type of desert earth surface Arroyo (creek) – Dry creek or stream bed with flow
HGTV (2,307 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
HGTV (an initialism for Home & Garden Television) is an American pay television channel owned by Discovery, Inc. The network primarily broadcasts reality
Namibia (13,680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the world. The name of the country is derived from the Namib Desert, the oldest desert in the world. The name Namib itself is of Nama origin and means
Victorville, California (4,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
provided shelter and supplies for people making the journey across the desert from the east to San Bernardino. Lane's Crossing was on the Mojave River
Yuma, Arizona (4,429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Station. Yuma is in the state's southwest corner, in the Sonoran Desert, Yuma Desert sub-region. The area's first settlers for thousands of years were
Palm Springs International Film Festival (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Blanchett received the Desert Palm Achievement Award in 2016 for Black Mass and Carol, respectively. Casey Affleck received the Desert Palm Achievement Award
Thoisy-le-Désert (42 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thoisy-le-Désert (French pronunciation: ​[twazi lə dezɛʁ]) is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France. Communes of the Côte-d'Or department
1998 bombing of Iraq (3,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1998 bombing of Iraq (code-named Operation Desert Fox) was a major four-day bombing campaign on Iraqi targets from 16 to 19 December 1998, by the United
Desert tortoise (5,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii), is a species of tortoise in the family Testudinidae. The species is native to the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts
Nullarbor Plain (3,712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australia, located on the Great Australian Bight coast with the Great Victoria Desert to its north. It is the world's largest single exposure of limestone bedrock
Steele Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center (153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Steele Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center is a research center at the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in southern California. The facility
Kit fox (1,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
western Texas. Kit foxes inhabit arid and semi-arid regions encompassing desert scrub, chaparral, halophytic regions, and grasslands. Generally, areas with
University of California, Riverside (9,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
suburban district of Riverside with a branch campus of 20 acres (8 ha) in Palm Desert. In 1907, the predecessor to UCR was founded as the UC Citrus Experiment
Operation Compass (8,246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marmarica) was the first large British military operation of the Western Desert Campaign (1940–1943) during the Second World War. British Empire forces
Arabah (1,399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and white storks, Eurasian spoonbills and bitterns, black-winged stilts, desert tawny owls, lappet-faced vultures, Levant sparrowhawks, sooty falcons, Arabian
List of wilderness areas of the United States (348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
474.450 381,881 3,818.81 March 27, 1978 Aden Lava Flow Organ Mountains–Desert Peaks National Monument BLM NM 27,673 43.239 11,199 111.99 March 12, 2019
Desert hedgehog (433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert hedgehog (Paraechinus aethiopicus) is a species of mammal in the family Erinaceidae. The desert hedgehog is one of the smallest of hedgehogs
Victor Valley (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
5°N 117.3°W / 34.5; -117.3 The Victor Valley is a valley in the Mojave Desert and subregion of the Inland Empire, in San Bernardino County in Southern
Public Enemy (5,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Public Enemy released their fourteenth album, Nothing Is Quick in the Desert.[citation needed] The album was available for free download through Bandcamp
NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship Race (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Whelen Engineering Company served as the title sponsor of the race in 2018. Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment served as the title sponsor of the race
Dune (novel) (13,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
planet Arrakis. While the planet is an inhospitable and sparsely populated desert wasteland, it is the only source of melange, or "spice", a drug that extends
Eligmodontia (1,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their local name lauchas. Sometimes they are also called silky desert mice, highland desert mice or silky-footed mice. The closest living relatives are probably
The Wildlands Conservancy (493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
free of charge. There are over 1 million visitors annually. The California Desert Protection Act of 1994 established two national parks, one national preserve
Second Battle of El Alamein (14,012 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
offensive. The British victory was the beginning of the end of the Western Desert Campaign, eliminating the Axis threat to Egypt, the Suez Canal and the Middle
Keffiyeh (1,870 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The keffiyeh or kufiya (Arabic: كُوفِيَّة kūfīyah, meaning "relating to Kufa") also known in Arabic as a ghutrah (غُترَة), shemagh (شُمَاغ šumāġ), ḥaṭṭah
Richard and Maurice McDonald (799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Springs, California, on December 11, 1971, at the age of 69. He was buried at Desert Memorial Park, in Cathedral City, California. Richard McDonald also died
Chihuahua (state) (14,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Although Chihuahua is primarily identified with its namesake, the Chihuahuan Desert, it has more forests than any other state in Mexico, aside from Durango
Harrana (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Harrana (named after Qasr Kharana, an archeological Umayyad desert palace in the area) is part of the Jordan eastern plateau some 60 kilometers southeast
Warthog (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scientific name Phacochoerus aethiopicus, but today this is limited to the desert warthog, while the best-known and most widespread species, the common warthog
Desert Financial Arena (544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Financial Arena (formerly ASU Activity Center and Wells Fargo Arena) is a 14,000-seat multi-purpose arena located at 600 E Veterans Way in Tempe
Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert (890 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert (Occitan: Sant Guilhèm dau Desèrt) is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France. Situated
Geography of India (7,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
700 km2 (77,200 to 92,200 sq mi). The desert continues into Pakistan as the Cholistan Desert. Most of the Thar Desert is situated in Rajasthan, covering
Desert blues (1,287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(ⵜⵉⵛⵓⵎⴰⵔⴻⵏ in Neo-Tifinagh script) or assouf, internationally known as desert blues, is a style of music from the Sahara region of northern and west Africa
Hakea mitchellii (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hakea mitchellii, commonly known as desert hakea, is a shrub species in the family Proteaceae. Hakea mitchellii is a dense rounded medium to large shrub
William Powell (1,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heart failure, nearly 30 years after his retirement. He is buried at the Desert Memorial Park in Cathedral City, California, near his third wife Diana Lewis
Sandal (1,747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sandals are an open type of footwear, consisting of a sole held to the wearer's foot by straps going over the instep and around the ankle. Sandals can
Bar Harbor, Maine (3,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. As of the 2020 census, its population is 5,089. During the summer
Papunya Tula (1,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aboriginal people from the Western Desert of Australia. The group is known for its innovative work with the Western Desert Art Movement, popularly referred
Erwin Rommel (34,498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1944) was a German general during World War II. Popularly known as the Desert Fox (German: Wüstenfuchs, pronounced [ˈvyːstn̩ˌfʊks] (listen)), he served
Sand to Snow National Monument (771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
protects diverse montane and desert habitats of the San Bernardino Mountains, southern Mojave Desert, and northwestern Colorado Desert. The national monument
Mountain states (2,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the desert is located in southern Nevada, in the Mountain West. Meanwhile, the Sonoran Desert is located in much of Arizona, and the Chihuahuan Desert is
Grevillea pterosperma (151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grevillea pterosperma, commonly known as desert grevillea or desert spider-flower, is a flowering plant species in the family Proteaceae, endemic to Australia
Mesa Airlines (5,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Sun Airlines and acquired a pair of Fokker 70 jets for use on new America West Express routes from Phoenix to Des Moines and Spokane. Desert Sun
Cactus (11,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Many live in extremely dry environments, even being found in the Atacama Desert, one of the driest places on earth. Cacti show many adaptations to conserve
Western India (1,701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert in the north, the Vindhya Range in the east and north and the Arabian Sea in the west. A major portion of Western India shares the Thar Desert
Yucca brevifolia (2,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California Sur, Sinaloa, and Sonora). It is confined mostly to the Mojave Desert between 400 and 1,800 m (1,300 and 5,900 ft) elevation. It thrives in the
Arthur B. Ripley Desert Woodland State Park (312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arthur B. Ripley Desert Woodland State Park is a state park in the western Antelope Valley in Southern California. The park protects mature stands of Joshua
Pitaya (1,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stronger taste. The sour pitaya or pitaya agria (S. gummosus) in the Sonoran Desert has been an important food source for indigenous peoples of the Americas
Battlefield 1942 (3,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
000 and 70,000.[citation needed] Desert Combat was pointed out as having two mods of its own, DC Extended and Desert Combat Realism in Am I Mod or Not
Cahuilla (2,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Borrego Springs and the Chocolate Mountains, to the east by the Colorado Desert, and to the west by the San Jacinto Plain and the eastern slopes of the
M1911 pistol (7,721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reserve component U.S. Army units sent to participate in Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. By the early 1990s, most M1911A1s had been replaced by the
Peyote (3,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Texas. It is found primarily in the Sierra Madre Occidental, the Chihuahuan Desert and in the states of Nayarit, Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, and San
La Quinta, California (3,881 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
La Quinta (Spanish for "The Fifth") is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States. Located between Indian Wells and Indio, it
Asteraceae (4,316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regions in a wide variety of habitats. Most occur in hot desert and cold or hot semi-desert climates, and they are found on every continent but Antarctica
Chuckwalla Mountains (456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mountain range in the transition zone between the Colorado Desert—Sonoran Desert and the Mojave Desert, climatically and vegetationally, in Riverside County
Saint-Désert (57 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Désert is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Saône-et-Loire department
Coccidioidomycosis (5,158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commonly known as cocci, Valley Fever, as well as California Fever, desert rheumatism, or San Joaquin Valley Fever, is a mammalian fungal disease caused
Goldie Hawn (4,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vancouver, Snowmass, Manhattan, Santa Ynez Valley, Brentwood; and Palm Desert. Hawn has revealed that she has no plans to marry Russell, stating that
Kyuss (2,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kyuss (/ˈkaɪ.əs/ KY-əs) was an American rock band, formed in Palm Desert, California in 1987. The band disbanded in 1995, and since then, members of Kyuss
Glendale, Arizona (2,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
381. In the late 1800s what is now known as Glendale, Arizona, was all desert. William John Murphy, a native of New Hartford, New York, who resided in
Twentynine Palms, California (2,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palm Springs–Palm Desert–Cathedral City–Desert Hot Springs–Indio California Colleges". Mayfieldcollege.edu. "The Desert Trail". Hi-Desert Star. "About Us"
Did Not Finish (620 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including buggy, trucks, kart, and UTVs, both desert and short-track; Motocross and quad racing, both desert and short-track; Horse racing; Competitive cycling;
Saint-André-le-Désert (53 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-André-le-Désert is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Saône-et-Loire
Kurt Russell (3,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Columbia; Snowmass Village, Colorado; Manhattan, New York; Brentwood and Palm Desert, California. Hawn's daughter with Bill Hudson, actress Kate Hudson, considers
Imperial County, California (5,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
most economically diverse region in the state. Although this region is a desert, with high temperatures and low average rainfall of 3 inches (76 mm) per
Banksia ornata (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Banksia ornata, commonly known as desert banksia, is a species of shrub that is endemic to south-eastern continental Australia. The Ngarrindjeri people
Mount Desert Island (3,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mount Desert Island (MDI; French: Île des Monts Déserts) in Hancock County, Maine, is the largest island off the coast of Maine. With an area of 108 square
Chuckwalla Mountains (456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mountain range in the transition zone between the Colorado Desert—Sonoran Desert and the Mojave Desert, climatically and vegetationally, in Riverside County
Arthur B. Ripley Desert Woodland State Park (312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arthur B. Ripley Desert Woodland State Park is a state park in the western Antelope Valley in Southern California. The park protects mature stands of Joshua
The Final Cut (album) (4,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ignorance of political and economic problems. "Get Your Filthy Hands Off My Desert" deals with Waters' feelings about war and invasion, and "The Fletcher Memorial
St. George, Utah (4,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Mojave Desert, adjacent to the Pine Valley Mountains and near the convergence of three distinct geological areas: the Mojave Desert, Colorado Plateau
Indio Hills Palms (359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
protected area in the Coachella Valley, located east of Palm Springs near Palm Desert, California. The Coachella Valley National Wildlife Refuge is contained
Glendale, Arizona (2,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
381. In the late 1800s what is now known as Glendale, Arizona, was all desert. William John Murphy, a native of New Hartford, New York, who resided in
Donner Party (13,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
instead crossed the Rocky Mountains' Wasatch Range and the Great Salt Lake Desert in present-day Utah. The desolate and rugged terrain, and the difficulties
Philip L. Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Philip L. Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center is one of the original seven of the total 39 sites in the University of California Natural Reserve
The Tradition (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tournament was held in Arizona at the Cochise Golf Course of the Golf Club at Desert Mountain in Scottsdale. In 2002, it was held at the Prospector Course of
Colorado River (22,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
begins to cut across the eponymous Colorado Plateau, a vast area of high desert centered at the Four Corners of the southwestern United States. Here, the
Off-roading (6,040 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and getting lost. High-speed racing in the open desert includes chases and racing on a rough desert terrain with numerous pots and bumps at the maximum
Conquest of the Desert (2,512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Conquest of the Desert (Spanish: Conquista del desierto) was an Argentine military campaign directed mainly by General Julio Argentino Roca in the
Riverside Mountains (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the West Riverside Mountains. The Riverside Mountains are in the Colorado Desert, in the Lower Colorado River Valley region. They are southeast of the Turtle
Mojave National Preserve (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Preserve is a United States National Preserve located in the Mojave Desert of San Bernardino County, California, USA, between Interstate 15 and Interstate
Lake Havasu (722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(transition zone) of the higher Mojave Desert to the lower Sonoran Desert and its Californian Colorado Desert ecoregions.[citation needed] The Havasu
List of regions of California (364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valley Desert Region Mojave Desert Death Valley High Desert Antelope Valley Morongo Valley Victor Valley Panamint Range Colorado Desert Low Desert Coachella
Timeline of the Syrian civil war (2021) (26,362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to SOHR, Syrian government forces and IS militants clashed in the Homs desert, leaving at least 7 pro-government fighters and 11 IS militants dead. On
Arizona Fall League (3,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
least one former name: Glendale Desert Dogs made eight appearances as the Phoenix Desert Dogs and one as the Mesa Desert Dogs Mesa Solar Sox made three
Lucas Oil 150 (426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Battery 200". Racing-Reference. Retrieved December 31, 2021. "1996 Chevy Desert Star Classic". Racing-Reference. Retrieved December 31, 2021. "1996 GM Goodwrench
Nazca Lines (4,712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Nazca Desert in southern Peru. They were created between 500 BC and AD 500 by people making depressions or shallow incisions in the desert floor, removing
Nabataeans (4,589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nabataeans were one of several nomadic Bedouin tribes that roamed the Arabian Desert in search of pasture and water for their herds. They emerged as a distinct
Stepladder Mountains (190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
199-acre (approximate) Stepladder Mountains Wilderness, which protects the Desert tortoise, California's state reptile. The mountains are located east of
Hotel California (5,524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cinematic scenario of a person who, tired from driving a long distance in a desert, saw a place for a rest and pulled in for the night, but entered "a weird
Opuntia (4,808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Opuntia engelmannii – Engelmann's prickly pear, cow's-tongue prickly pear, desert prickly pear, discus prickly pear, Texas prickly pear, calico cactus; hexaploid
Veteran (3,670 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A veteran (from Latin vetus 'old') is a person who has significant experience (and is usually adept and esteemed) and expertise in a particular occupation
Chariton the Confessor (743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Greek: Χαρίτων; mid-3rd century, Iconium, Asia Minor – c. 350, Judaean desert) was a Christian saint. His remembrance day is September 28. We know about
Turkmenistan (12,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Karabil semi-desert, Caspian lowland desert, Central Asian riparian woodlands, Central Asian southern desert, and Kopet Dag semi-desert. Turkmenistan's
Palo Verde Mountains (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
side of the Colorado River in the Lower Colorado River Valley and Colorado Desert. Palo Verde Peak, which rises to about 1,800 feet in the southern portion
West Texas (1,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Texas is not generally considered to be part of the South, and the dry, desert climate is often associated with the Southwest. West Texas is often subdivided
Stepladder Mountains (190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
199-acre (approximate) Stepladder Mountains Wilderness, which protects the Desert tortoise, California's state reptile. The mountains are located east of
Terence Stamp (3,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
woman Bernadette Bassinger in The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, ghost antagonist Ramsley in The Haunted Mansion, Stick in Elektra, Pekwarsky
Palo Verde Mountains (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
side of the Colorado River in the Lower Colorado River Valley and Colorado Desert. Palo Verde Peak, which rises to about 1,800 feet in the southern portion
Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument (1,500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1984, the California Desert Protection Act added the Santa Rosa Wilderness in the Colorado Desert section of the Sonoran Desert. Other agencies include
Desert warthog (1,571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert warthog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus) is a species of even-toed ungulate in the pig family (Suidae), found in northern Kenya and Somalia, and possibly
Bahawalpur District (1,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the district (16,000 km2) is covered by the Cholistan Desert, which extends into the Thar Desert of India. The district is a major producer of cotton.
Needles, California (4,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
banks of the Colorado River in the Mohave Valley subregion of the Mojave Desert, near the borders of Arizona and Nevada and roughly 110 miles (180 km) from
Fauna of California (2,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and geology in general. The state's six life zones are the lower Sonoran (desert); upper Sonoran (foothill regions and some coastal lands); transition (coastal
Desert musk shrew (62 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert musk shrew (Crocidura smithii) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Ethiopia, Senegal, and possibly Somalia. Its natural
Greater Khorasan (2,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extended westward to the Caspian coast and to the Dasht-e Kavir (Great Salt Desert), southward to Sistan, and eastward to the Pamir Mountains. Khorasan was
Pahrump Valley (314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pahrump Valley is a Mojave Desert valley west of Las Vegas and the Spring Mountains massif in southern Nye County, Nevada, and eastern San Bernardino County
Saint-Patrice-du-Désert (65 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Patrice-du-Désert is a commune in the Orne department in north-western France. Communes of the Orne department Parc naturel régional Normandie-Maine
Swakopmund (2,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
square kilometres (76 sq mi) of land. The city is situated in the Namib Desert and is the fourth largest population centre in Namibia. Swakopmund is a
Bigelow Cholla Garden Wilderness (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bigelow Cholla Garden Wilderness is in the eastern Mojave Desert and within Mojave Trails National Monument, located in San Bernardino County, California
Chemehuevi (1,212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mission Indians Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians Torres-Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians of California
Sawtooth Mountains Wilderness (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California. It is located in the Colorado Desert, 35 miles (56 km) south of Borrego Springs, near Anza Borrego Desert State Park. This land was added to the
Geography of Colorado (1,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
diverse, encompassing both rugged mountainous terrain, vast plains, desert lands, desert canyons, and mesas. Colorado is a landlocked U.S. state. In 1861
Reg District, Kandahar (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
miles from the international border with Pakistan. The whole district is a desert and there are only a few larger settlements. AIMS District Map v t e
Cactus wren (5,819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sound of a car engine that will not start. It is well-adapted to its native desert environment, and the birds can meet their water needs from their diet which
Skeleton Coast (1,003 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
River, although the name is sometimes used to describe the entire Namib Desert coast. The Bushmen of the Namibian interior called the region "The Land
Hesperia, California (3,045 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of downtown San Bernardino in Victor Valley and surrounded by the Mojave Desert. Because of its relatively high elevation and the unique and moderate weather
Desert Blume (265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Blume is a hamlet in southern Alberta, Canada within Cypress County, adjacent to the southern boundary of Medicine Hat. The hamlet is located on
Arabian oryx (2,864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tail. It is a bovid, and the smallest member of the genus Oryx, native to desert and steppe areas of the Arabian Peninsula. The Arabian oryx was extinct
Desert Dispatch (63 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Dispatch is a newspaper in the town of Barstow, California, founded in 1910. Thomson Newspapers bought the Dispatch in 1978. In 1995, Thomson
Pokémon universe (1,841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Pokémon universe is a fictional universe that encompasses the Pokémon media franchise, including stories and fictional works produced by The Pokémon
Ecology of California (1,229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mojave desert and the Great Basin Desert. The Mojave desert ecoregion is marked by the presence of Joshua trees. The dry cold Great Basin desert of California
Ocotillo Wells, California (807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vehicles. Most businesses in the area are closed during the summer months. My Desert Rose, which was a traditional restaurant located at the intersection of
Ak-Chin Pavilion (374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
232906°W / 33.471795; -112.232906 Ak-Chin Pavilion (originally known as the Desert Sky Pavilion) is an amphitheater located in Phoenix, Arizona, which seats
Castle Mountains National Monument (598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located in the eastern Mojave Desert and northeastern San Bernardino County, in the state of California. The
Tucson, Arizona (17,309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a combined zoo, museum, and botanical garden, devoted to indigenous animals and plants of the Sonoran Desert. Titan Missile
Chemehuevi Mountains (305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Category:Mountain ranges of the Mojave Desert Category:Protected areas of the Mojave Desert Category:Flora of the California desert regions "Chemehuevi Mountains"
Sheep Hole Mountains (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sheep Hole Mountains are a mountain range in the Mojave Desert, to the north of Joshua Tree National Park, in San Bernardino County, California. The
Saint-Nizier-le-Désert (64 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Nizier-le-Désert is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France. Communes of the Ain department "Répertoire national des élus: les maires"
Whipple Mountains Wilderness (469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within the wilderness area. It is located in the northeastern Colorado Desert near the Colorado River. Lake Havasu and Lake Havasu City are 25 miles (40 km)
Armenian genocide (10,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
murder of around one million Armenians during death marches to the Syrian Desert and the forced Islamization of Armenian women and children. Prior to World
Off-road racing (1,762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
buggies) racing in off-road environments (e.g. snow, dirt, mud, etc.). Desert racing began in the early 20th century. An early racing sanctioning body
Neptunian Desert (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Neptunian Desert or sub-Jovian desert is broadly defined as the region close to a star (period < 2–4 days) where no Neptune-sized (> 0.1 MJ) exoplanets
High Desert Elite FC (732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
High Desert Elite FC is an American soccer team based in the Adelanto, California that plays in the United Premier Soccer League. High Desert Elite FC
Lancaster, California (7,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northern Los Angeles County, in the Antelope Valley of the western Mojave Desert in Southern California. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 156
Blythe, California (3,580 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Colorado River Valley region, an agricultural area and part of the Colorado Desert along the Colorado River, approximately 224 miles (360 km) east of Los Angeles
Palmdale, California (9,276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1772. The opening of California to overland travel through the forbearing desert was due to Captain Juan Bautista de Anza and Father Francisco Garces, a
Wadi El Natrun (1,459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
one of the three early Christian monastic centers located in the Nitrian Desert of the northwestern Nile Delta. The other two monastic centers are Nitria
Magny-le-Désert (71 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Magny-le-Désert (French pronunciation: [maɲi lə dezɛʁ] (listen)) is a commune in the Orne department in north-western France. Communes of the Orne department
Saddleback Butte State Park (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
State Park is a state park in the Antelope Valley of the western Mojave Desert, in Southern California. It is located east of Lancaster, north of the community
Fort Irwin National Training Center (2,912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Center is a major training area for the United States military in the Mojave Desert in northern San Bernardino County, California. Fort Irwin is at an average
Red Rock Canyon State Park (California) (1,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Park is a state park in the U.S. state of California which features scenic desert cliffs, buttes and spectacular rock formations. The park consists of approximately
Darwin Falls Wilderness (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northern Mojave Desert adjacent to Death Valley National Park. The 8,189-acre (3,314 ha) wilderness area was created by the California Desert Protection Act
Masada (4,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plateau, akin to a mesa. It is located on the eastern edge of the Judaean Desert, overlooking the Dead Sea 20 km (12 mi) east of Arad. Herod the Great built
Cleghorn Lakes Wilderness (277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wilderness is a 33,475-acre (135.47 km2) wilderness area in the southern Mojave Desert. It is located 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Twentynine Palms, California
Desert Camp Conservation Park (598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Camp Conservation Park (formerly Desert Camp National Parks Reserve and Desert Camp National Park) is a protected area in the Australian state
University of California Natural Reserve System (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Steele Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center Stunt Ranch Santa Monica Mountains Reserve Sweeney Granite Mountains Desert Research Center Valentine
Owens Peak Wilderness (309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the high point. The land was set aside with the passage of the California Desert Protection Act of 1994 (Public Law 103–433) by the US Congress. The mountainous
Old Woman Mountains Wilderness (426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wilderness is a wilderness area in the Old Woman Mountains of the eastern Mojave Desert. It is located south of Essex in San Bernardino County, California. This
Chris Hillman (2,073 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas and the country-rock group The Desert Rose Band. Hillman was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, the
Long Range Desert Group (6,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Long Range Desert Group (LRDG) was a reconnaissance and raiding unit of the British Army during the Second World War. Originally called the Long Range
Notiosorex cockrumi (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Notiosorex cockrumi, also called Cockrum's gray shrew or Cockrum's desert shrew, is a tiny species of shrews named in 2003. This red-toothed shrew, which
Santa Rosa Wilderness (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and San Diego counties, California. It is in the Colorado Desert section of the Sonoran Desert, above the Coachella Valley and Lower Colorado River Valley
Syrian Desert campaign (December 2017–present) (6,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Syrian Desert campaign (December 2017–present) is a campaign waged by Syrian government forces and their allies from Iran and Russia against the remaining
Big Maria Mountains (624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Little Maria Mountains Category:Fauna of the Colorado Desert Category:Flora of the California desert regions Category:Wilderness areas within the Lower Colorado
Inyo Mountains (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wildlife in the area includes the endangered Inyo Mountains Salamander and the Desert Bighorn Sheep. Plant communities include creosote and sagebrush at lower
El Centro, California (4,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sea level. The Imperial Valley is in the Colorado Desert, an extension of the larger Sonoran Desert. The agriculture industry's demand for water is supplied
Arizona–Arizona State football rivalry (1,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arizona–Arizona State football rivalry, sometimes known as the Duel in the Desert, is a college football rivalry between the University of Arizona Wildcats
Trans-Saharan trade (3,654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
portray flora and fauna that are not present in the modern desert environment. As a desert, Sahara is now a hostile expanse that separates the Mediterranean
Siege of Tobruk (10,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Sonnenblume against Allied forces in Libya, during the Western Desert Campaign (1940–1943) of the Second World War. In late 1940, the Allies had
Debian Free Software Guidelines (1,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
described in the draft DFSG FAQ) are the following: "The Desert Island test". Imagine a castaway on a desert island with a solar-powered computer. This would
Louvigné-du-Désert (107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louvigné-du-Désert (French pronunciation: ​[luviɲe dy dezɛʁ]; Breton: Louvigneg-an-Dezerzh) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany
Strzelecki Regional Reserve (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Lindon and Strzelecki Desert about 493 kilometres (306 miles) north-east of Port Augusta. It includes the Strzelecki Desert and the dry Strzelecki Creek
Westfield Palm Desert (2,609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Shops at Palm Desert, is a shopping mall located in Palm Desert, California which serves the Coachella Valley. The mall is presently owned through
Cathedral City, California (3,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
colloquially known as "Cat City", is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Colorado Desert's Coachella Valley. Situated
Xeriscaping (3,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conditioner such as compost, which will help the soil retain water. However, some desert plants prefer gravel soils instead of well-amended soils. Plants can either
Desert Air Force (3,248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Air Force (DAF), also known chronologically as Air Headquarters Western Desert, Air Headquarters Libya, the Western Desert Air Force, and the
Lake Mead National Recreation Area (813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
desert landscape. Three of the four desert ecosystems found in the United States — the Mojave Desert, the Great Basin Desert, and the Sonoran Desert
Chimney Peak Wilderness (377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ridgecrest, in southeastern Tulare County, California. The 1994 California Desert Protection Act (Public Law 103–433) created the wilderness and it is managed
Saint-Nazaire-le-Désert (132 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Nazaire-le-Désert is a commune in the Drôme department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in southeastern France. Archaeology suggests that people
Loess Plateau (4,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the accumulation of wind-blown dust. It is located southeast of the Gobi Desert and is surrounded by the Yellow River. It includes parts of the Chinese
Area codes 760 and 442 (604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Coachella Desert Center Desert Hot Springs Eagle Mountain East Blythe Indian Wells Indio La Quinta Lost Lake Mecca North Shore Palm Desert Palm Springs
Clipper Mountain Wilderness (419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wilderness is a wilderness area in the Clipper Mountains of the eastern Mojave Desert and within Mojave Trails National Monument, located in northeastern San
Zzyzx, California (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
site of the Zzyzx Mineral Springs and Health Spa and now the site of the Desert Studies Center. The site is also the location of Lake Tuendae, originally
Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve (343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 2,600 to 3,000 feet (790 to 910 m) above sea level, in the Mojave Desert climate zone. The reserve is administered by the California Department of
Desert Camp Conservation Reserve (622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Camp Conservation Reserve is a protected area in the Australian state of South Australia located in the state's Limestone Coast in the gazetted
Dubai Desert Classic (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic is a European Tour golf tournament held on Majlis course at Emirates Golf Club in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. In 1999
Bonneville Salt Flats (1,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bonneville, a motorcycle that was named after the salt flats Black Rock Desert in Nevada, another land-speed record test ground List of vehicle speed records
Libya (17,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stationed in Libya were moved to an air base near Siwa in the western Egyptian desert. The Guardian probed and discovered the blatant violation of UN arms embargo
Dubai (18,782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to trigger a tsunami. The sandy desert surrounding the city supports wild grasses and occasional date palms. Desert hyacinths grow in the sabkha plains
Henderson, Nevada (3,858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 107.7 square miles (279.0 km2), all land. The city is in the Mojave Desert with wildlife and vegetation typical of the Mojave. The mountains that surround
Piper Mountain Wilderness (779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
County, California. The Wilderness Area was created by the 1994 California Desert Protection Act, and encompasses 72,575 acres (29,370 ha) of Great Basin
Dubai (18,782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to trigger a tsunami. The sandy desert surrounding the city supports wild grasses and occasional date palms. Desert hyacinths grow in the sabkha plains
Zzyzx, California (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
site of the Zzyzx Mineral Springs and Health Spa and now the site of the Desert Studies Center. The site is also the location of Lake Tuendae, originally
Sonny Bono Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge (2,531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pacific Flyway. Despite its location in the Colorado Desert, a subdivision of the larger Sonoran Desert, the refuge contains marine, freshwater, wetland,
Chris Hillman (2,073 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas and the country-rock group The Desert Rose Band. Hillman was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, the
Timeline of the Syrian civil war (2022) (1,707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
10 Russian airstrikes targeted positions of ISIS cells in the Al-Rusafa desert, north-east of Raqqa city. A Syrian military convoy comprising at least
Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve (343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 2,600 to 3,000 feet (790 to 910 m) above sea level, in the Mojave Desert climate zone. The reserve is administered by the California Department of
Mojave River (1,720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intermittent river in the eastern San Bernardino Mountains and the Mojave Desert in San Bernardino County, California, United States. Most of its flow is
Libya (17,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stationed in Libya were moved to an air base near Siwa in the western Egyptian desert. The Guardian probed and discovered the blatant violation of UN arms embargo
Little Picacho Wilderness (252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wilderness. The wilderness provides habitat for wild burro, desert tortoise, spotted bat and desert bighorn sheep. The Little Picacho Wilderness is one of
Bactrian camel (2,836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
discovered to live within a part of the Gashun Gobi region of the Gobi Desert. This population is distinct from domesticated herds both in genetic makeup
Gedrosia (999 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
him on a march through the Gedrosian desert, inland from the ocean. Throughout the 60-day march through the desert, Alexander lost at least 12,000 soldiers
Afrotropical realm (1,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Earth's eight biogeographic realms. It includes Africa south of the Sahara Desert, the majority of the Arabian Peninsula, the island of Madagascar, southern
Alxa League (338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Region. A number of residents have been relocated from the growing Tengger Desert. Since 2010, Alxa League has frequently appeared as one of the most prosperous
Cadiz Dunes Wilderness (150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mountains and the Old Woman Mountains. The ecology is typical of the Mojave Desert with wildlife that includes coyote, black-tailed jackrabbits, ground squirrels
Kitt Peak National Observatory (1,221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
observatory located on Kitt Peak of the Quinlan Mountains in the Arizona-Sonoran Desert on the Tohono O'odham Nation, 88 kilometers (55 mi) west-southwest of Tucson
Sons of the Desert (1,842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sons of the Desert is a 1933 American pre-Code comedy film starring Laurel and Hardy. Directed by William A. Seiter, it was released in the United States
Desert Wind (995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Wind was an Amtrak long-distance passenger train that ran from 1979 to 1997. It operated from Chicago to Los Angeles as a section of the California
Fabolous (4,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clue's radio show, then on Hot 97. Jackson subsequently signed to DJ Clue's Desert Storm imprint, and later secured a distribution deal with Elektra Records
Sechuran fox (767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sechuran fox (Lycalopex sechurae), also called the Peruvian desert fox or the Sechuran zorro, is a small South American species of canid closely related
El Paso Mountains Wilderness (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Protected areas of the Mojave Desert Category: Flora of the California desert regions Category: Fauna of the Mojave Desert BLM−Bureau of Land Management:
Henderson, Nevada (3,858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 107.7 square miles (279.0 km2), all land. The city is in the Mojave Desert with wildlife and vegetation typical of the Mojave. The mountains that surround
Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex (1,072 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Goldstone Observatory, is a satellite ground station located in the Mojave Desert near Barstow in the U.S. state of California. Operated by NASA's Jet Propulsion
Kiavah Wilderness (729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wilderness is a federally designated wilderness area located in the Mojave Desert, Scodie Mountains, and southern Sierra Nevada in Kern County, California
Mohave people (2,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a Native American people indigenous to the Colorado River in the Mojave Desert. The Fort Mojave Indian Reservation includes territory within the borders
Louvigné-du-Désert (107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Louvigné-du-Désert (French pronunciation: ​[luviɲe dy dezɛʁ]; Breton: Louvigneg-an-Dezerzh) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany
Kitanemuk (362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tehachapi Mountains and the Antelope Valley area of the western Mojave Desert of southern California, United States. Today some Kitanemuk people are enrolled
Anti-materiel rifle (1,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The M82 rifle first saw action in the 1990s during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm. The US Marine Corps initially purchased around 125 M82 rifles;
Sylvania Mountains Wilderness (445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
size and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The California Desert Protection Act of 1994 created the Sylvania Mountains Wilderness and was
Ogaden (1,966 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ogaden (pronounced and often spelled Ogadēn; Somali: Ogaadeen, Amharic: ውጋዴን) is one of the historical names given to the modern Somali Region, the territory
List of Marvel Comics teams and organizations (8,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Deviant priesthood, Kro called the members into action to rescue them. The Desert Stars are Arizona's sanctioned superhero team that are part of the Fifty-State
Geography of Mali (1,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southern Sahara Desert through the Sahel to the Sudanian savanna zone. Mali's size is 1,240,192 square kilometers. Desert or semi-desert covers about 65
Roadrunner (1,627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southwestern and south-central United States and Mexico, usually in the desert. Although capable of flight, roadrunners generally run away from predators
Rice Valley Wilderness (144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valley Wilderness is a wilderness area near Blythe and Rice in the Mojave Desert region of California, managed by the Bureau of Land Management. The 41,777-acre
Bright Star Wilderness (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wilderness area in Kern County in the U.S. state of California. The California Desert Protection Act of 1994 (Public Law 103–433) added the wilderness to the
Succulent Karoo (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ecoregion defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature to include regions of desert in South Africa and Namibia, and a biodiversity hotspot. The geographic
Negev shrew (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regions: Mizpe Ramon and Sede Boqer in the Negev Desert, and Sartaber at the northern edge of the Judean Desert. It is likely that the species occurs more widely
Coachella Valley National Wildlife Refuge (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
protected area in the Coachella Valley, located east of Palm Springs near Palm Desert, California. The refuge contains the majority of critical habitat for the
Kashan (1,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[not verified in body] Kashan is divided into two parts, mountainous and desert. In the west side, Kashan is cited in the neighbourhood of two of highest
Joshua Tree, California (1,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert of California. The center of the business district in Joshua Tree is on California State Route 62. Joshua Tree is located in the Mojave Desert
Desert View Highlands, California (926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert View Highlands is a census-designated place (CDP) in Los Angeles County, California, United States. The population was 2,360 at the 2010 census
Tarim Basin (7,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Kunlun Mountains on the edge of the Tibetan Plateau. The Taklamakan Desert dominates much of the basin. The historical Uyghur name for the Tarim Basin
Sacatar Trail Wilderness (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California USA. It was created in 1994 with the passage of the California Desert Protection Act - Public Law 103-433 - and is managed by the Bureau of Land
Kunza language (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kunza is an extinct language isolate once spoken in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile and southern Peru by the Atacama people, who have since shifted
Lost Ship of the Desert (1,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Lost Ship of the Desert is the subject of legends about various historical maritime vessels having supposedly become stranded and subsequently lost
Inyo National Forest (885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
October 28, 2012. Retrieved June 26, 2012. Reisner, Marc (1993). Cadillac Desert: The American West and its Disappearing Water. New York: Penguin Books.
Goat Days (1,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
herding goats in the middle of the Saudi desert. In the end, Najeeb contrives a hazardous scheme to escape his desert prison. Penguin Books India's introduction
Jodhpur (4,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many palaces, forts, and temples, set in the stark landscape of the Thar Desert. It is popularly known as the "Blue City" among people of Rajasthan and
Yucca Valley, California (2,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joshua Tree National Park, the town of Yucca Valley is located in the Mojave Desert at roughly 3,300 feet (1,000 m) above sea level. Yucca Valley is governed
Desert long-eared bat (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert long-eared bat (Otonycteris hemprichii) is a species of vesper bat found in North Africa and the Middle East. The systematic position of Otonycteris
Iquique (1,485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pacific coast, west of the Pampa del Tamarugal, which is part of the Atacama Desert. It has a population of 191,468 according to the 2017 census. It is also
Dead Sea Scrolls (18,075 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hellenistic-period Jewish settlement at Khirbet Qumran in the eastern Judaean Desert, in the West Bank. The caves are located about one mile (1.6 kilometres)
Barmer district (1,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
located in the western part of Rajasthan state forming a part of the Thar Desert. Barmer is the third largest district by area in Rajasthan and fifth largest
Acadia National Park (9,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coast, southwest of Bar Harbor. The park preserves about half of Mount Desert Island, part of the Isle au Haut, the tip of the Schoodic Peninsula, and
San Rafael Swell (1,191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
features that resemble Mars. The Mars Society decided to set up the Mars Desert Research Station in the area as a Mars analog for such reasons. The San
Battle of Gazala (7,386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
female Gazelle/the rising sun'pronunciation) was fought during the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War, west of the port of Tobruk in Libya, from
Operation Southern Watch (2,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kurdish regions of northern Iraq and American forces responded with Operation Desert Strike against targets in southern Iraq. As a result, the no-fly zone was
Desert Fashion Plaza (2,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Fashion Plaza, formerly known as Desert Inn Fashion Plaza, was an enclosed shopping mall located in Palm Springs, California. The mall was originally
The Desert Sessions (1,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Sessions are a musical collective series, founded by Josh Homme in 1997. Artists such as Brant Bjork, PJ Harvey, Jeordie White (a.k.a. Twiggy
Transverse Ranges (3,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conception eastward approximately 500 kilometers into the Mojave and Colorado Desert. The geology and topography of the ranges express three distinct segments
Chukka boot (787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Generally, "chukka boot" refers to a form of desert boots originally worn by British soldiers in the Western Desert Campaign of World War II. Chukkas are usually
San Felipe Creek (Salton Sea) (361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
desert of the county before it empties into the Salton Sea. It is probably the last remaining perennial natural desert stream in the Colorado Desert region
Baja Bug (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bug is an original Volkswagen Beetle modified to operate off-road (open desert, sand dunes and beaches), although other versions of air-cooled Volkswagens
Casa Grande, Arizona (2,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all land. Casa Grande has a hot desert climate (Köppen climate classification BWh), typical for the Sonoran Desert. The city experiences long, extremely
Edwards Air Force Base (8,447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the area from March Field. They put out circular bombing targets in the desert. For the next two years aircraft shuttled back and forth between Muroc Dry
Frenchman Bay (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mission, established in 1613. In a 1960 book titled, "The Story of Mount Desert Island", Samuel Eliot Morison wrote, "Frenchmans Bay was so called because
List of experimental cat breeds (2,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
swirled tabby pattern. It is recognized by the New Zealand Cat Fancy. The Desert Lynx is a bob-tailed or short-tailed cat breed of US origin. This cat has
Desert Patrol Vehicle (682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Patrol Vehicle (DPV), formerly called the Fast Attack Vehicle (FAV), is a high-speed, lightly armored sandrail-like vehicle first used in combat
Mojave Trails National Monument (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mojave National Preserve, Mojave Trails National Monument contains numerous desert mountain ranges, volcanic features, and sand dunes. Four wilderness areas
Caliche (1,585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Kalahari Desert, in the High Plains of the western United States, in the Sonoran Desert, Chihuahuan Desert and Mojave Desert of North America
Sidi Azeiz Airfield (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sidi Azeis is an abandoned World War II military airfield in the eastern desert of Libya. It was located near the Egypt–Libya border near Jabbanat Sidi
Gaara (3,849 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaara of the Desert (我愛羅) is a character in the Naruto manga and anime series created by Masashi Kishimoto. Originally debuting as an antagonist, Gaara
Food desert (12,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A food desert is an area that has limited access to affordable and nutritious food, in contrast with an area with higher access to supermarkets or vegetable
Coachella, California (2,803 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and namesake of the Coachella Valley, in Southern California's Colorado Desert. Coachella is one of California's fastest-growing cities; when it incorporated
St. Francis in Ecstasy (Bellini) (1,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
St. Francis in Ecstasy (or St. Francis in the Desert) is a painting by Italian Renaissance master Giovanni Bellini, started in 1475 and completed around
Wildlife of Egypt (1,615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bisects the country from south to north, the majority of Egypt's landscape is desert, with a few scattered oases. It has long coastlines on the Mediterranean
Salton Sea State Recreation Area (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public. The Salton Sea Recreation Area is in the Colorado Desert section of the Sonoran Desert, in the Lower Colorado River Valley geographic region. The
Wynn Las Vegas (2,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada, United States, on the site of the old Desert Inn Hotel. The US$2.7-billion resort is named after casino developer Steve
Desert Punk (1,436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Punk (Japanese: 砂ぼうず, Hepburn: Sunabōzu) is a Japanese post-apocalyptic manga series written and illustrated by Masatoshi Usune, serialized in Enterbrain's
Rango (2011 film) (3,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. A pet chameleon becomes stranded in the Mojave Desert after his terrarium falls from his owners' car due to an accident. On the
Christian mysticism in ancient Africa (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
form in the desert, as part of a long-reaching Judeo-Christian mystical tradition. In the Judeo-Christian mystical tradition, the desert is known to induce
Tohono Oʼodham (6,486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oʼodham: [ˈtɔhɔnɔ ˈʔɔʔɔθam]) are a Native American people of the Sonoran Desert, residing primarily in the U.S. state of Arizona and the northern Mexican
Gopherus (1,812 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gopher tortoises live in the southern United States from California's Mojave Desert across to Florida, and in parts of northern Mexico. Gopher tortoises are
Salton Sea State Recreation Area (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public. The Salton Sea Recreation Area is in the Colorado Desert section of the Sonoran Desert, in the Lower Colorado River Valley geographic region. The
Khalid ibn al-Walid (12,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an unconventional march across a long, waterless stretch of the Syrian Desert, boosting his reputation as a military strategist. As a result of decisive
Coso Rock Art District (1,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wash in the bone-dry Coso Mountains at the northern edge of the Mojave Desert became a magic canvas for flocks of bighorn sheep, hunters with bows and
Marwar (1,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in North Western India. It lies partly in the Thar Desert. The word 'maru' is Sanskrit for desert. In Rajasthani dialect, "wad" means a particular area
Dark Sun (8,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
& Dragons (D&D) campaign setting set in the fictional, post-apocalyptic desert world of Athas. Dark Sun featured an innovative metaplot, influential art
Christian mysticism in ancient Africa (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
form in the desert, as part of a long-reaching Judeo-Christian mystical tradition. In the Judeo-Christian mystical tradition, the desert is known to induce
Gabion (1,343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A gabion (from Italian gabbione meaning "big cage"; from Italian gabbia and Latin cavea meaning "cage") is a cage, cylinder or box filled with rocks, concrete
Jordanian art (3,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Al-Hallabat - desert castle/ hunting lodge Qasr Al-Kharanah - desert castle Qasr Al-Mshatta -desert castle Qasr Burqu' -desert castle Qasr Tuba - desert castle
Dune (2021 film) (13,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
noble House Atreides, is thrust into a war for the deadly and inhospitable desert planet Arrakis. The ensemble cast includes Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson
Eagles of Death Metal (4,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eagles of Death Metal is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, formed in 1998. Founded by Jesse Hughes (vocals, guitar) and Josh Homme (drums)
Desert long-eared bat (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert long-eared bat (Otonycteris hemprichii) is a species of vesper bat found in North Africa and the Middle East. The systematic position of Otonycteris
Limes Tripolitanus (1,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
camels in the Sahara, which convinced the Garamantes that their advantage in desert warfare no longer held. After that the Garamantes started to become a client
Baja Bug (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bug is an original Volkswagen Beetle modified to operate off-road (open desert, sand dunes and beaches), although other versions of air-cooled Volkswagens
Stateline Wilderness (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
permanent water sources in the wilderness. Wildlife is typical for the Mojave Desert; including coyote, black-tailed jackrabbits, ground squirrels, kangaroo
Aboriginal Australians (6,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temperatures in various ways. A study in 1958 comparing cold adaptation in the desert-dwelling Pitjantjatjara people compared with a group of European people
Pallid bat (1,407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on their habitat. Bats in areas of low primary productivity, such as the desert, tend to be smaller due to less availability of resources. The bats that
Afrika Korps (1,791 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Italian 10th Army had been routed by the British Commonwealth Western Desert Force in Operation Compass (9 December 1940 – 9 February 1941) and captured
Saint-Calais-du-Désert (63 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Calais-du-Désert is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France. Communes of Mayenne Parc naturel régional Normandie-Maine INSEE
1996 cruise missile strikes on Iraq (653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1996 cruise missile strikes on Iraq, codenamed Operation Desert Strike, were joint United States Navy–Air Force strikes conducted on 3 September against
Mongolia (13,628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
covered by grassy steppe, with mountains to the north and west and the Gobi Desert to the south. Ulaanbaatar, the capital and largest city, is home to roughly
Arrakis (3,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(/əˈrɑːkɪs/)—informally known as Dune and later called Rakis—is a fictional desert planet featured in the Dune series of novels by Frank Herbert. Herbert's
Desert Fashion Plaza (2,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Fashion Plaza, formerly known as Desert Inn Fashion Plaza, was an enclosed shopping mall located in Palm Springs, California. The mall was originally
Maghreb (5,985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the northern part of Africa, including a large portion of the Sahara Desert, but excluding Egypt and Sudan, which are considered to be located in the
Mad Max: Fury Road (9,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Zoë Kravitz, Abbey Lee, and Courtney Eaton. Set in a post-apocalyptic desert wasteland where gasoline and water are scarce commodities, Fury Road follows
Date palm (3,970 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Conference Exchange. Retrieved 26 March 2018. Divya Bichu. "Arabian Desert Plants". Buzzle. Retrieved 19 April 2015. "Dates, deglet noor". FoodData
Sidi Azeiz Airfield (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sidi Azeis is an abandoned World War II military airfield in the eastern desert of Libya. It was located near the Egypt–Libya border near Jabbanat Sidi
Baheira Airfield (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an abandoned military airfield in Libya, which is located in the eastern desert near the Egypt–Libya border, about 48 km west of Bardīyah; 3 km west of
Mamie Eisenhower (2,016 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-8184-0472-8. Historical Society of Palm Desert; Rover, Hal; Kousken, Kim; Romer, Brett (2009). Palm Desert. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing. p. 103
Mesquite (1,772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a legume, mesquites are one of the few sources of fixed nitrogen in the desert habitat. These trees bloom from spring to summer. They often produce fruits
Caracal (4,658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
present-day lynx proper is a separate genus. The caracal is also known as desert lynx and Persian lynx. Its name in the Tigrinya language is ጭክ ኣንበሳ (ch’ok
Desert red bat (463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert red bat (Lasiurus blossevillii), also known as the western red bat or southern red bat is a species of microbat found across the Americas. Lasiurus
Lower Colorado River Valley (793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valley is in the western part of the Sonoran Desert, which is called the Colorado Desert. the Sonoran Desert region proper extends from areas west of the
United States Central Command (3,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in many military operations, including the Persian Gulf War's Operation Desert Storm in 1991, the War in Afghanistan, and the Iraq War from 2003 to 2011
List of regions of the United States (4,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nebraska South Central Nebraska Wildcat Hills Black Rock Desert Lake Tahoe Las Vegas Valley Mojave Desert Pahranagat Valley Sierra Nevada Connecticut River Valley
Mesa, Arizona (4,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(26 km) across the desert. By A.D. 1100 water could be delivered to an area over 110,000 acres (450 km2), transforming the Sonoran Desert into an agricultural
United States Central Command (3,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in many military operations, including the Persian Gulf War's Operation Desert Storm in 1991, the War in Afghanistan, and the Iraq War from 2003 to 2011
Caracal (4,658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
present-day lynx proper is a separate genus. The caracal is also known as desert lynx and Persian lynx. Its name in the Tigrinya language is ጭክ ኣንበሳ (ch’ok
List of regions of the United States (4,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nebraska South Central Nebraska Wildcat Hills Black Rock Desert Lake Tahoe Las Vegas Valley Mojave Desert Pahranagat Valley Sierra Nevada Connecticut River Valley
Eschscholzia californica (1,599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greene) C. Clark, the Mexican Gold Poppy, which is found in the Sonoran Desert. Some authorities refer to it as E. Mexicana. A UK study of meadow flowers
Lower Colorado River Valley (793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valley is in the western part of the Sonoran Desert, which is called the Colorado Desert. the Sonoran Desert region proper extends from areas west of the
Desert Punk (1,436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desert Punk (Japanese: 砂ぼうず, Hepburn: Sunabōzu) is a Japanese post-apocalyptic manga series written and illustrated by Masatoshi Usune, serialized in Enterbrain's
Desert red bat (463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert red bat (Lasiurus blossevillii), also known as the western red bat or southern red bat is a species of microbat found across the Americas. Lasiurus
California State University, San Bernardino (4,245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
District of San Bernardino, with a branch campus of 40 acres (16 ha) in Palm Desert, California, opened in 1986. Cal State San Bernardino's fall 2020 enrollment
Desert Sunlight Solar Farm (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Sunlight Solar Farm is a 550 megawatt (MWAC) photovoltaic power station approximately six miles north of Desert Center, California, United States
Helmet Catch (1,670 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Helmet Catch was an American football play involving New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver David Tyree in the final two minutes
Two Men of the Desert (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Two Men of the Desert (also known as Two Men on the Desert and Two Men in a Desert) is a 1913 American short silent Western film written and directed
Lime (fruit) (2,019 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
including the Key lime (Citrus aurantiifolia), Persian lime, Makrut lime, and desert lime. Limes are a rich source of vitamin C, are sour, and are often used
Baheira Airfield (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an abandoned military airfield in Libya, which is located in the eastern desert near the Egypt–Libya border, about 48 km west of Bardīyah; 3 km west of
Mongolian death worm (758 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
olgoi-khorkhoi, "large intestine worm") is a creature alleged to exist in the Gobi Desert. The creature first came to Western attention as a result of Roy Chapman
Guy Pearce (1,679 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attention for his breakout role in The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) and subsequently took starring roles in Curtis Hanson's L.A. Confidential
Providence Mountains State Recreation Area (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Providence Mountains range and has dramatic views of the surrounding Mojave Desert. On approaching the Providence Mountains State Recreation Area one can see
Desert cottontail (1,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert cottontail (Sylvilagus audubonii), also known as Audubon's cottontail, is a New World cottontail rabbit, and a member of the family Leporidae
Susanville, California (2,619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
facility, which opened in 1963; and the High Desert State Prison, California (not to be confused with High Desert State Prison, Nevada), which opened in 1995
1st Marine Division (5,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Persian Gulf: 1990-1991 - With the I Marine Expeditionary Force in Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Col. Charles J. Quilter, Jr., USMC Reserve, U.S. Marine
Archaic period (North America) (1,789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In the classification of the archaeological cultures of North America, the Archaic period in North America, taken to last from around 8000 to 1000 BC in
Gila River (2,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
projects have transformed much of the river valley and its surrounds from arid desert to irrigated land, and supply water to the more than five million people
Tan (color) (286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Tan is a pale tone of brown. The name is derived from tannum (oak bark) used in the tanning of leather. The first recorded use of tan as a color name in
Mesquite (1,772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a legume, mesquites are one of the few sources of fixed nitrogen in the desert habitat. These trees bloom from spring to summer. They often produce fruits
Desert yellow bat (78 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The desert yellow bat (Scotoecus pallidus) is a species of vesper bat. It is found in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. Its natural habitats are subtropical
Saint-Aubin-du-Désert (58 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Aubin-du-Désert is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France. Communes of Mayenne INSEE commune file "Répertoire national des élus:
Desert Battle Dress Uniform (1,742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Desert Battle Dress Uniform (DBDU) is a U.S. arid-environment camouflage battle uniform that was used by the United States Armed Forces from the early
Scouting in Texas (5,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Outdoor Adventure, Robotics, Harp Ensemble, and Mariners. Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest brings together Girl Scouts of the Permian Basin, Girl Scouts
Nevada Desert Experience (1,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nevada Desert Experience is a name for the movement to stop U.S. nuclear weapons testing that came into use in the middle 1980s. It is also the name
William Asher (1,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Asher, famed 'I Love Lucy' and 'Bewitched' director, dies in Palm Desert" My Desert July 16, 2012 Fleming, E. J. (2005) The Fixers: Eddie Mannix, Howard
Ethiopian dwarf mongoose (200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ethiopian dwarf mongoose (Helogale hirtula), also known as the desert dwarf mongoose or Somali dwarf mongoose, is a mongoose native to East Africa
Gobipteryx (1,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gobipteryx (from Gobi [referring to the Gobi Desert where it was first discovered], Greek pteron “wing”) is a genus of prehistoric bird from the Campanian
Lucerne Valley, California (2,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
census-designated place (CDP) and valley landform in the southern Mojave Desert, in western San Bernardino County, California. The geographic valley is
Sarcobatus (1,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
indicator of alkaline soil) and in extensive, nearly pure stands in pluvial desert locations, being most common on fine-grained soils in areas with a relatively
Naked mole-rat (5,095 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Play media The naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber), also known as the sand puppy, is a burrowing rodent native to parts of East Africa. It is closely
Karoo Desert National Botanical Garden (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Karoo Desert National Botanical Garden is a botanical garden focused on succulents and other plants of arid regions, that lies at the foot of the Hex
Guanaco (2,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Atacama Desert, where in some areas it has not rained for over 50 years. A mountainous coastline running parallel to the desert enables them to
Arabian Peninsula coastal fog desert (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Arabian Peninsula coastal fog desert, also known as the Southwestern Arabian coastal xeric scrub, is desert ecoregion on the southern coasts of the
Avatar: The Last Airbender (season 2) (1,481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in Book One, Zuko and Iroh are declared traitors of the Fire Nation and desert their country, becoming fugitives in the Earth Kingdom. Pursuing both Zuko
Desierto de Atacama Airport (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Copiapó, the capital of the Atacama Region of Chile. The airport is in the desert north of the Copiapó River, 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) inland from the Pacific
Pecos League (1,188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professional baseball league headquartered in Houston, which operates in cities in desert mountain regions throughout California, New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas