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.
A new project is building an open archive of research projects in the Arab region, to make that knowledge more available to the public.
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.
To meet a need for Arabic versions of publications in science and humanities, volunteers are publishing new translations online.
Save the Children study shows the scale of the problem and the need for psychological health care for refugee children.
Academic libraries in the Arab world are discovering the benefits of working together in consortia.
Arab countries are exporting their best researchers instead of building up the scientific enterprise locally, say the authors of chapter in a UNESCO report.
A new report reveals a shortage of the social sciences in Arab universities, despite the benefits that they could bring.