New research shows that the digital currency has a large environmental impact, but not all experts agree that it is a cause for concern.
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.
A university-led team is recovering artifacts that shed light on how people lived as modern Qatar emerged from a time when pearl diving was the economic focus.
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.
Arab governments may be more likely to tolerate reporters writing in foreign languages, but more journalists need to write in Arabic.