Camels

Have Camels Disproved The Bible?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK

Archaeologists have cast doubt on the accuracy of the Bible after uncovering new evidence about camels. Carbon dating suggests the animals were not...

A Night in the Desert

Ciara Cohen-Ennis | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ciara Cohen-Ennis

Sleeping on sand dunes under the stars may sound romantic, but I can reveal that it was probably the worst sleep I have ever experienced...

Sickness, Travel and Work

Ciara Cohen-Ennis | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ciara Cohen-Ennis

I've been pretty ill with possibly a mild version of dengue fever, which is caused by mosquitoes, last week, so I missed a fair bit of work and slept practically all day, every day!

Giant Arctic Camels Used To Exist. Seriously.

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK

Camels might be known as ships of the desert but they had giant ancestors that once roamed the Arctic. Bone fragments belonging to a camel almost a...

Planet Appetite: Sahara International Festival in Douz, Tunisia

Rupert Parker | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

The oasis of Douz in Tunisia stages its 45th International Festival on the edge of the Sahara and, after the austerity imposed by the velvet revolution, it's even better than ever.

Diary From Kabul - Things are Different Here!

Martin Middlebrook | Posted 16.05.2012 | Home
Martin Middlebrook

In Afghanistan you get power cuts every day, lots of them. There are times I admit that I do get a little frustrated with the internet going on the blink, particularly when you are in the middle of email sex with someone who is four time zones removed.

When Even-Toed Ungulates Attack! Camel Interrupts Turkish News Interview, Chases Tourist (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Camels have to be one of the world's funniest comedy animals. Even when they're doing something totally innocuous - like running, for example - they'r...