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What does it feel like to fly upside down?

What does it feel like to fly upside down?

Our editor Rachael Perrett recently found out. As the Red Bull Air Race World Championship races into town once again to kick off the 2018 season, we took a seat in the cockpit for a flight over Abu Dhabi to …

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Meet the mind behind this amazing new exhibition

Meet the mind behind this amazing new exhibition

When Zayed University visual art graduate Ayesha Hadhir Al Mheiri was selected to be part of the 10-month Salama bint Hamdan Emerging Artist Fellowship (SEAF), she set off on a new journey. For the arts development and education programme’s Community …

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How could your body benefit from a simpler diet?

How could your body benefit from a simpler diet?

Forget about fads and ditch the diet. Education is key to finding a meal plan to suit your lifestyle if you really want to see results. And it doesn’t have to be complicated, according to this entrepreneur In a situation …

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How can you make amazing art from sound?

How can you make amazing art from sound?

Known for his experimental work in sound art, American composer and artist Bill Fontana has a passion for using the musical language of sound to evoke emotions. Coming to Abu Dhabi with his Visions of Sustainability exhibition, Bill will showcase …

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This is why more women should be taking up jiu jitsu

This is why more women should be taking up jiu jitsu

As the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour returns, we find out how the discipline is more gentle than it seems, and why more girls should take up the national sport of the UAE Billed as one of the …

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How robotics is inspiring these young people to dream

How robotics is inspiring these young people to dream

The world is improving, everything is becoming computerised, so why can’t we be involved with such things? Now, we can programme robots and make them do whatever we want and that fascinates me. Programming a robot is fun as well …

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We found out how to put some spring into our fitness routine

Editor Rachael Perrett straps up for a fun fitness class “I’m so happy I could bounce!” Winnie the Pooh’s best friend Tigger certainly has a spring in his step and I think the bouncy, flouncy, fun-loving tiger is on to …

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Does this teacher have the perfect equation for artistic awareness?

Does this teacher have the perfect equation for artistic awareness?

Former teacher and cultural promoter Kurt Blum believes education is the crux of artistic awareness Art is all around us: in the architecture of a building, the decoration of a hotel or restaurant, the design on advertisements. And yet, there …

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This UAE trekker took on a monumental challenge

This UAE trekker took on a monumental challenge

Abu Dhabi-based trekker and self-titled ‘peak freak’ Hanady Alhashmi is the first Emirati woman to summit the highest mountain in North America, Denali, making her part of the small 30 percent of people to have ever done so. Editor Rachael …

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You need to check out these awesome outdoor workouts

You need to check out these awesome outdoor workouts

Take advantage of the winter weather and enjoy a cooler workout in the great outdoors Serious Workouts  Vogue Fitness Are you a survivor? Then put your money where your mouth is and join the Survivor series at Vogue Fitness. Starting …

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