Food waste is clogging up landfills in Oman, so the government has turned to researchers in search of an alternative.
A chance meeting with a speaker of Shahri shines light on the value of indigenous languages and the wealth of cultural knowledge and history they embody.
Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.
Vitamin D deficiency in the region is worryingly high but experts disagree on whether doctors should recommend supplements.
Hundreds of Tunisian professors are leaving the country each year, putting the quality of higher education in the country at risk, policy makers say.
Omani researchers are testing the reputed healing effects of frankincense.
Evidence supports repurposing household wastewater for agricultural use, but not everyone likes the idea.
Researcher says scholars should recognize the true origin of African sounds in Omani traditional music.
Medical research that uses data from Arab patients results in better treatments for local populations.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.