Academics Face Harsh Penalties for the Failed Coup
Academics at Turkish universities, once among the most international in the region, now face a travel ban and mass resignations.
A Syrian who came to Germany as a student is offering technology and programming education to refugees.
Local scientific organizations and scholars use workarounds to continue their research under difficult conditions.
Publishing statistics hint at low readership in the region, but many new ventures, large and small, seek to encourage reading.
A research team managed to produce Bahrain’s first genetically modified animal, but a lack of funding threatens the research’s future.
Students are banding together informally to find ways to protect themselves against the harsh repression of authoritarian governments.