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Research

Health & Medicine Research Schools Students

Books in Bags Lead to Back Pain

Benjamin Plackett | 29 Oct 2018

New research measured the forces on students’ spines created by heavy backpacks, and how poor posture amplifies those forces.

Development Research Science

Tunisian Research Seeks to Counter Climate Threats

Ibtissem Jamel | 22 Oct 2018

Scorching summers and dry winters spark increasing interest in studying the effects of climate change and how to cope with it.

Faculty Research Science

Triple Threat: Administrator, Teacher, Researcher

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 Oct 2018

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.

Finances Internet Research

Qatari Research Shows Environmental Cost of Bitcoin

Benjamin Plackett | 12 Oct 2018

New research shows that the digital currency has a large environmental impact, but not all experts agree that it is a cause for concern.

Gender Health & Medicine Research

Keeping an Eye on Blindness, A Regional Issue

Benjamin Plackett | 13 Sep 2018

The causes of vision loss in the Arab region are changing, researchers say, and public health policy makers need to listen.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Refugees Research

A Lebanese Scholar Wants to Improve Refugees’ Lives

Malak Makki | 10 Sep 2018

Lamis Jomaa studies the food security and nutritional health of refugees, and is passionate about the idea that research can change the status quo.

Arab Spring Data & Surveys Faculty Refugees Research

Refugee Scientists: The Unknown Number

Sean Treacy | 07 Sep 2018

As crises escalate, so does the number of displaced scientists. But a precise overall count is elusive.

Conflict Refugees Research Study Abroad

New Beginning for a Yemeni Scholar in Norway

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 24 Aug 2018

Eqbal Dauqan starts a new research and teaching career in northern Europe after losing hope of returning soon to her war-torn country.

Data & Surveys Gender Research Social Sciences

Behind the Numbers: Arab Women in Research

Benjamin Plackett | 06 Aug 2018

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.

Arts & Culture Research

An Eye on the Cultural Landscape of Syria

Ursula Lindsey | 03 Aug 2018

The organization Ettijahat, based in Beirut, offers grants to artists and researchers whose work illuminates the culture of a country in crisis.




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