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.
A former colleague recalls the work and forceful personality of a founder of academic refugee studies and a tireless champion for refugees themselves, who died on July 11.
A Jordanian scientist believes archaeological discoveries could draw more tourists to his country. But he thinks support for the discoveries is weak.
Sleep scientists say research points to specific measures people can take to get a better night’s rest.
The Lebanese capital comes alive at night, but experts warn that too many late nights come with health risks.
A Lebanese researcher has wandered throughout Arab history during his extensive career and examined the region’s relationship with Ottoman rulers and European ideas.
A Tunisian researcher wants to be the first in his continent to measure time with atomic precision.
New legislation in Egypt that is intended to protect human subjects of medical research has drawn criticism from doctors and others.
Tunisia’s rural regions need more water to share in the country’s prosperity, scholars say.
Even simple strategies, like getting older cars off the streets, could save lives, says a scientist who looks for “realistic” solutions.