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Topic - Ouarzazate
in the middle of a bare plateau south of the High Atlas Mountains. To the south of the town is the desert. - Source: Wikipedia
In a sea of televised swill, reality show honcho Mark Burnett ("Survivor") is about to part the waters. With a little help from his own personal "angel," his wife, "Touched by an Angel" star Roma Downey.
An experimental solar plane hoping to one day fly around the world tried again Thursday to fly over Morocco's Atlas Mountains after being thwarted a week ago by high winds.
Morocco's ambitious and expensive plan to draw 40 percent of its energy needs from the limitless power of its blazing sun by 2020 received a publicity boost this week as the first solar powered plane to make an intercontinental flight landed in the North African kingdom.
The Swiss team that built the world's most advanced solar-powered plane is planning to head to the Mediterranean next month.