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His self-hatred leads to paranoia and increasing aridity.
It is easy to slip into aridity, hardening ourselves against the painful or hurtful aspects of life.
It is resistant to a high degree of aridity, allowing it to be grown in deserts.
He noted the challenges facing this region, such as desertification, aridity, scarcity of rainwater among other things.
Testing, to date, has successfully shown that the new wind turbines can withstand harsh desert conditions prone to sandstorms, aridity and intense heat reaching upwards of 50C, he said.
He sounded the alarm bell as more and more countries in the world are being hit by growing aridity and desertification and the deterioration of arable lands.
The prevailing explanation for this shift is that increased aridity put a stop to agriculture in the Chalcolithic, at the end of the second millennium BC.
The biggest problems when it comes to planting in Oman is the salinity and aridity of the soil, plus the temperature that plants have to deal with.
In his remarks, Dr Glen Daigger, President of the IWA said: "I would like to congratulate Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed for taking such a leading step in one of the world's most pressing issues, coping with aridity.
The stands differed in aridity and specific autumn radiation intensity to temperature ratios.
Objects include papyrus documents up to 4,600 years old, which have survived in the aridity of the desert, a guardian figure from the tomb of the Pharaoh Rameses I and offerings to the gods such as wine and beer jars, eye make-up and 3,000-year-old linen.
Objects include papyrus documents up to 4,600 years old, which have survived in the aridity of the desert and a guardian figure from the tomb of the Pharaoh Rameses I.