A researcher at the University of Duhok is experimenting with growing plants in controlled conditions to provide plants to farmers that might resist disease and bear fruit sooner.
A project that links archaeology to economic development and education is a model for preserving the kingdom’s wealth of ancient sites.
A bright yellow track with a surface that helps visually impaired students get around campus is just one step in the kingdom’s efforts to improve services for those with disabilities.
New discoveries of fossils in North Africa and evidence of prehistoric butchery make experts rethink the story of human evolution.
In Iraq, researchers hope to find rock layers that yield an understanding of how and why life came back after dinosaurs died out.
When it comes to the top level of Arab higher education, women are largely missing.
In Egypt, a program known as “Philosophy in Plain Arabic seeks to dispel negative perceptions and explore the discipline’s connection to everyday realities.
A tool created at Birzeit University will take machine translation of Arabic to a higher level.
Matthew Hedges, a U.K. doctoral student convicted in the United Arab Emirates of spying for Britain, has been pardoned and released. But his experience has provoked anxiety about the safety of foreign researchers in the UAE.