The fire at a hospital in Nasiriyah, Iraq, highlighted inadequate and unsafe conditions in Iraq’s medical training system.
The authors examine ideas about artificial intelligence that are prevalent in the Arab world and seek to bring them into the wider debate.
The Covid-19 pandemic has spurred renewed interest in public health and epidemiological research, especially on coronaviruses.
Arab universities need to do more to support young researchers, and women in particular, argues the nanotechnologist Amal Amin.
Organizers of an initiative that brought aspiring young entrepreneurs together with business leaders in the UAE say they intend to refine the project to help lower the very high levels of youth unemployment in the Arab region.
High-school students who take part in programs that simulate U.N. debates tend to opt for hybrid university courses mixing science with humanities.
Researchers have found no evidence that Ramadan fasting might make people more susceptible to Covid-19. They worry more about the risks from late nights and social gatherings.
Hashtat, a program aimed at teens in private schools, uses a simulated university environment to help students choose their college major.
The new American University of Iraq–Baghdad brings a liberal-arts approach to higher education to the Iraqi capital.
Egypt moved 22 mummies to a new home on Saturday. Volunteer researchers studied them first.