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Syrian Scientist With “Genius Grant” Advances Wireless Technology

Benjamin Plackett | 04 Sep 2014

An M.I.T. researcher squeezes innovation out of technologies others thought were tapped out.


Why the Gulf’s Ailing Coral Reefs May Not Come Back

Benjamin Plackett | 21 Aug 2014

Amid concern over the Arab world’s coral reefs, an Abu Dhabi researcher shows why they will have difficulty regenerating.

Conflict Research

Gaza Conflict Drives Support to Academic Boycott of Israel

Benjamin Plackett | 19 Aug 2014

Since the latest fighting began, the number of academics supporting a boycott of Israeli universities has jumped.


Science in the Midst of the Gaza Conflict

Benjamin Plackett | 15 Aug 2014

An Israeli and a Palestinian scientist reflect on their joint effort to help young adults with cerebral palsy.

Arabic Research

The Language of Science Education: Between Two Trends

Saleh Al-Shair | 13 Aug 2014

Should science be taught in native languages or in the global language of scientific research, asks Saleh Al-Shair.


One Solution for a “Water-Stressed” Future?

Benjamin Plackett | 30 Jul 2014

A Moroccan engineer says desalination plants could help a country with no oil but lots of coast and sunshine.


Data Show Arab Scientists Making More Impact

Benjamin Plackett | 27 Jul 2014

The most commonly used measure of how much impact scientists have shows progress in some Arab countries.


The Twin Missions of a Moroccan Scientist

Benjamin Plackett | 23 Jul 2014

A Moroccan scientist turned an endangered tree into a source of income for cooperatives of women that sell its oil.

Research Students

A Student Network to Support Arab Innovation

Rasha Faek | 14 May 2014

A student program tries to bridge the gap between academia and industry and encourage innovation.


Population Growth Compounds Climate Change

Emma Gatten | 14 Apr 2014

In Egypt and Lebanon, population growth is exacerbating food and water shortages.

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