Officials in Jordan are moving closer to creating an ambitious project aimed at producing food, fresh water and energy in the Sahara Desert.
Jan 22, 2011 Gizmag
NASA scientists are floating the idea that turning deserts on the equator into lush forests could single-handedly end global warming.
Nov 23, 2009 ASLA's The Dirt blog
Significant interest and investment has descended on a plan to create vast solar power plants in the Sahara Desert to power Europe, but the challenges are great, says Reuters.
Aug 28, 2009 The New Republic
The Sahara desert is becoming increasingly green, according to satellite imagery -- which scientists are attributing to rising temperatures associated with global climate change.
Aug 4, 2009 National Geographic