A series of government and university efforts, including the launch of a new satellite, are signs of the country’s redoubled effort to take advantage of space technology.
Women are much more likely to die of heart disease after menopause. A researcher in Oman wants to help find out the reason.
An Oxford-based project collects aerial and satellite photographs of historically important sites across the Middle East and North Africa.
Anorexia and other eating disorders in the Middle East need more academic study, medical and media attention, experts say.
Researchers at New York University Abu Dhabi are trying to create vaccines that don’t need to be refrigerated—an important quality to insure safe, inexpensive delivery.
A recent study of Syrian refugees in Jordan found that, with health-care costs rising, pharmacists’ services were having a positive effect on refugee health.
Researchers have identified the genetic makeup of the bacteria causing Yemen’s cholera epidemics. The new research could improve treatment, if the right antibiotics could reach the people who need them.
Food waste is clogging up landfills in Oman, so the government has turned to researchers in search of an alternative.
A new online platform seeks to bring together United Arab Emirates research institutions to facilitate researchers’ access to devices they need. Egypt may follow suit.