A selection of articles related to desert.
Original articles from our library related to the Desert. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Desert.
- Desert Rose
- A gypsum. Lt. brown. Gently grounding; clarifies thinking and mental vision, perception. Quiets worry, brings out practicality. (Related to Selenite) The spirit of these Selenite clusters send the message to stop, take time for self, smell the roses, find...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
- The Rainmaker's Apprentice
- Once a Rainmaker and her new apprentice were traveling through the forest. When they stopped at a stream to fill their canteens, the apprentice asked the Rainmaker if she could call the rain. "Well," said the Rainmaker, as she looked about them at...
Poetry & Fable >> Fables
- King James Bible: Mark, Chapter 6
- Chapter 6 6:1 And he went out from thence, and came into his own country; and his disciples follow him. 6:2 And when the sabbath day was come, he began to teach in the synagogue: and many hearing him were astonished, saying, From whence hath this man these...
New Testament >> Mark
- King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 14
- Chapter 14 14:1 At that time Herod the tetrarch heard of the fame of Jesus, 14:2 And said unto his servants, This is John the Baptist; he is risen from the dead; and therefore mighty works do show forth themselves in him. 14:3 For Herod had laid hold on John,...
New Testament >> Matthew
- King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 9
- Chapter 9 9:1 Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases. 9:2 And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to heal the sick. 9:3 And he said unto them, Take nothing for your...
New Testament >> Luke
- King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 20
- Chapter 20 20:1 Then came the children of Israel, even the whole congregation, into the desert of Zin in the first month: and the people abode in Kadesh; and Miriam died there, and was buried there. 20:2 And there was no water for the congregation: and they...
Old Testament >> Numbers
- (Dilmun) Regarded by non-Dilmunites as the supreme deity of Dilmun, but on the island itself He seems to have been accounted as Lord and Patron of the desert tribes dwelling nearby....
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
Desert is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Desert books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- FOOD DESERTS
- Deserts on Public Health in Chicago, makes a real contribution. By demonstrating But the word.
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- Desert Plants of Utah
- The original Desert Plants of Utah by Berniece A. Andersen has been a remarkably .
- Palm Springs
- Shows major highways, communities, and points of interest in California's desert areas. Provided by California Travel and Tourism Commission in PDF format.
Suggested News Resources
- Burning Man: What is it, exactly?
- Burning Man festivalgoers gather at sunrise in front of the Temple during the 2008 Burning Man Arts and Culture Festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert. By Eoin O'Carroll, CSMonitor.com / August 29, 2011 A: If you have to ask, you'll never know.
- 9/3: Phoenix Cooks! at JW Marriott Desert Ridge
- Where: JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort, 5350 E. Marriott Drive, Phoenix. Phoenix Cooks!
- Southern California heat to ease
- The National Weather Service says Monday's highs will be a few degrees lower than Sunday, but the valleys will cook in triple-digit temperatures and temperatures will reach dangerous levels across much of the Mojave Desert.
- Renewable energy: Highly publicized solar farm project delay a disappointment
- Crystal Chatham The Desert Sun Facts and figures for Solar Trust's 1000-megawatt Blythe project as solar thermal and photovoltaic.
Suggested Web Resources
- Desert - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- A desert is a landscape or region that receives an extremely low amount of precipitation, less than enough to support growth of most plants.
- Desert Biomes
- May 30, 2000 All about the desert biome, description, global position, climate, and information on specific plants and animals of this biome.
- Desert | Define Desert at Dictionary.com
- a region so arid because of little rainfall that it supports only sparse and widely spaced vegetation or no vegetation at all: The Sahara is a vast sandy desert.
- The desert biome
- Desert biomes can be classified according to several characteristics.
- Desert - :::: What's It Like Where You Live? ::::
- Information on deserts: what they are, where they are located, and the plants and animals which live in them.
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