To meet a need for Arabic versions of publications in science and humanities, volunteers are publishing new translations online.
Analysis of patients’ footprints is providing important clues about the progression of diabetes, and opening the door to earlier intervention.
Evidence supports repurposing household wastewater for agricultural use, but not everyone likes the idea.
Egyptian scientists are trying to produce biofuel for aircrafts that would reduce the carbon dioxide they produce and lower the country’s pollution burden.
Practical ideas for life in a hot climate could be useful beyond soccer.
MOOCS could be a second (or first) chance for many women to enter STEM careers. But can the courses be designed to encourage that?
Some experiments in Egypt that suggest farmers might get two growing seasons of wheat in a year are drawing heavy criticism.
Genetics research could help the region’s struggling coral reefs to fight back.
A new scholarship fund hopes to send thousands of Arab students to university—but only in science, technology, and mathematics.
Despite the strong bias in many Arab countries against the study of evolution, some scientists find a way. Their secret? Strong patrons.