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.
Fourteen Arab groups organized an online event to help explain evolution, but the event appears to have been a cyber-attack victim.
A new report goes beyond “gloom and doom” about science in predominantly Muslim countries and examines possible routes to improvement.
Rates of assisted fertility treatments in the Arab world are high. New research could help more couples who have difficulty conceiving.