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  • A brick water reservoir in Yazd 2016-11-28 19:01

    Subterranean waterways offer clues to ancient way of life in Iran

    Throughout the arid regions of Iran, mainly central parts of the country, agricultural and permanent settlements have been supported by the ancient qanat system of tapping alluvial aquifers at the heads of valleys and conducting the water along underground tunnels by gravity, often over many kilometers.