Prof. Hirt and Darwin21 team will start a new adventures in KSA desert, they
will be exploring the microbial diversity of pioneer desert plant growing under life-threatening
desert condition, where only the fit could grow. we will be visiting and exploring- The Empty Quarter
(Ar-Rub al-Khali) that lies in the southeastern part of the Arabian Peninsula. It covers almost a
quarter of the total area of the Arabian Peninsula from Feb 8-11.
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