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Masthead Singapore’s Straits Times’ Weekend | 7th April 2012

Masthead Singapore's Straits Times' Weekend | 7th April 2012

Masthead Singapore’s Straits Times’ Weekend | 7th April 2012

Awfully Big Adventure:Singaporean Crosses Empty Quarter

Masthead Singapore’s Straits Times’ Weekend | 7th April 2012 :Singaporean Hajar Ali, 32, has crossed the world’s largest sand desert, the Middle East’s ‘Empty Quarter’, making her what is believed to be the first woman to do so.

This is according to Dr Jeff Wynn, a research geophysicist from the United States Geological Survey who went on three scientific expeditions across the Empty Quarter in the mid-1990s.