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Hamed Wardak Speaks

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Iceland Techno scene on Hamed Wardak speaks

Iceland, a country of a mere 350,000 people, is currently a facing considerable economic difficulty and intimidating environmental problems. Not surprisingly, there is tremendous unease in the country over these issues; however, there is also a great deal of energy coming from people in Iceland that is being directed towards raising awareness of problems and […]

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Hamed Wardak on Afghanistan emeralds

Tragically, Afghanistan has been ravaged by decades of non-stop war. But hidden deep within the country’s mountains, there’s a green oasis where something precious and rare is hidden away. The Panjshir Valley, which lies north of the capital of Kabul, is home to over 172 emerald mines. These valuable gems also called Panjshir emeralds, have […]

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More Lucidity Festicval and Hamed Wardak

Exciting fan favorites plus vibrant up-and-comers are set to entertain hoards of festies descending on Santa Barbara for this April’s Lucidity Festival. Fans should rejoice over the 2020 theme: Regeneration Earth. Sounding alarms on the planet’s crises and frailties could not be more important after a year of wildfires, floods and hurricanes forced climate change to […]

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The term “fake news” has grown in popularity over the past few years. While there has always been misinformation and propaganda, fake news is a strange but modern combination of the internet and lies. How does Fake News work? While the phrase “don’t believe everything you see on the internet” is incredibly common, it is […]

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Hamed Wardak writes about Eitheopian emeralds

Ethiopian emeralds remain one of the most beautiful varieties of emerald found on the market. Some experts say that the color of Ethiopian emeralds rivals those found in Colombia, the home of the highest quality emeralds. Gemstone dealers appear very excited about these stones because they don’t require treatment with oil. Oil treatment remains a […]

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GET READY FOR EPIZODE FESTIVAL! The Epizode Festival is an eleven-day music and dance marathon set on a beautiful white-sand beach on an island between Cambodia and Vietnam. Southeast Asia has a thriving techno scene, and the event attracts a hip group of party people. Many in attendance are visiting the area from Europe, and […]

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Hamed Wardak Speaks about Iceland Techno Scene

Iceland, a country of a mere 350,000 people, is currently facing considerable economic difficulty and intimidating environmental problems. Not surprisingly, there is tremendous unease in the country over these issues; however, there is also a great deal of energy coming from people in Iceland that is being directed towards raising awareness of problems and making […]

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With its iconic location in the Himalayas and its rich Hindu tradition, Nepal may seem an unlikely place to spawn a revolution in contemporary music. Yet in its capital city of Kathmandu, a thriving electronic music scene has emerged amid natural disasters and political upheaval. Young Nepalese have embraced house, techno and bass-driven music. They […]

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New York is full of galleries that showcase some of the world’s finest art. Among them, there are some galleries known for displaying high-quality mineral specimens. This autumn, one of these galleries will be showing off a collection of fine emeralds from Latin America. They won’t just be displayed solo. They won’t be set in […]

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