Benjamin was previously editor of an online technology news magazine called The Connectivist, for which he executed a successful editorial strategy that expanded readership, established that publication within the technology world, and ensured high quality. Benjamin’s work has been published by Wired Magazine, CNN Health and Scientific American. He has a master’s degree in journalism from New York University with an advanced certificate in science, health and environmental reporting and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Imperial College, London.
Analysis of detailed 2016 survey data indicates a lack of interest among residents of Arab countries in civic engagement.
New research shows that the digital currency has a large environmental impact, but not all experts agree that it is a cause for concern.
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Since the revolution a new art form among Tunisia’s youth has provided a political outlet.
Saudi Arabia’s diplomatic row with Canada has upended the future of thousands of Saudi students at Canadian universities, forcing them to leave the country just before the new semester starts.
Arab participation in research is high compared to the rest of the world, but that rate masks difficulties women face in some countries and in male-dominated disciplines.
Sleep scientists say research points to specific measures people can take to get a better night’s rest.
The Lebanese capital comes alive at night, but experts warn that too many late nights come with health risks.
A Tunisian researcher wants to be the first in his continent to measure time with atomic precision.
Tunisia’s rural regions need more water to share in the country’s prosperity, scholars say.