New informal settlements built in Duhok are improving their designs, partly out of fear of government reprisals.
As some Arab countries try to wean themselves from oil and expand alternative energy development, Arab women could benefit. But they need support from corporations and universities.
New research measured the forces on students’ spines created by heavy backpacks, and how poor posture amplifies those forces.
Scorching summers and dry winters spark increasing interest in studying the effects of climate change and how to cope with it.
Ehab Abdel-Rahman, the American University in Cairo’s provost, seeks to develop new ways of teaching physics along with pursuing his passion for energy research.
New research shows that the digital currency has a large environmental impact, but not all experts agree that it is a cause for concern.
The causes of vision loss in the Arab region are changing, researchers say, and public health policy makers need to listen.
Lamis Jomaa studies the food security and nutritional health of refugees, and is passionate about the idea that research can change the status quo.
As crises escalate, so does the number of displaced scientists. But a precise overall count is elusive.