New research shows that the digital currency has a large environmental impact, but not all experts agree that it is a cause for concern.
A new project is building an open archive of research projects in the Arab region, to make that knowledge more available to the public.
Activists have published nearly a thousand hours of unedited footage of the Egyptian uprising on a new website.
This researcher believes the Internet has expanded without any oversight and wants to correct that.
A movement to make the fruits of research available without charge has helped students and faculty members gain access to an increasing number of academic articles.
A report by Scholars at Risk details more than 250 attacks on academic freedom in 35 countries over the past year.
To meet a need for Arabic versions of publications in science and humanities, volunteers are publishing new translations online.
A court has sentenced economist and human rights advocate, Nasser Bin Ghaith, to ten years in jail over his Tweets. The “bubble universities” are quiet.
Photo and video social-media channels are on the rise in the Arab region, but users are still worried about their freedom.
The U.A.E.’s high-speed computational network is helping researchers and educators collaborate.