The Venice Biennale displays the strengths of Arab artists working today and some of the political pitfalls that can await them.
The French-Algerian artist explores the way Western countries collected art, nature and artifacts from colonized countries, then tries to repair some of the damage done by such collections.
Protests in support of a movement demanding government change have halted classes and exams at many universities.
Professors need to adjust course designs and teaching styles to adapt to the increasingly popular interdisciplinary degree programs at the master’s degree and doctoral levels.
Young people were key in protests that persuaded the ailing leader not to run again. However, he also postponed elections, meaning he stays in power for now.
New discoveries of fossils in North Africa and evidence of prehistoric butchery make experts rethink the story of human evolution.
New research measured the forces on students’ spines created by heavy backpacks, and how poor posture amplifies those forces.
Analysis of detailed 2016 survey data indicates a lack of interest among residents of Arab countries in civic engagement.
Months of strikes and protests by students and professors who want better conditions and pay threaten to derail the academic year in both countries.
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.