The clubs build critical-thinking skills and give students the freedom to express opinions in a structured way.
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.
Two studies found that women in Gulf countries are not focused on employment in their pursuit of academic degrees, but are optimistic about their futures.
Despite some skepticism about its purpose, the discipline is gaining presence at Arab universities.
A Qatari scientist leads a search for planets of other stars that is drawing international attention.
Arab scientist pushing to find new disease-fighting drugs, and new ways of developing them.
Mental health is a significant problem across the Middle East, experts say, but treatment and support often are not easy to find.
A new book highlights the work of Arab scientists who are making major strides in satellite technology and the discovery of distant planets.
The tiny Gulf nation is diversifying its research collaborations through new projects with Turkey, Oman, and Kuwait.
Freedom of speech is diminishing globally and Arab countries are leading this trend. But their citizens disagree as to whether fading freedom is a problem.