15-Year-Old Emirati Student Just Launched Her Award-Winning Experiment into Space

15-Year-Old Emirati Student Just Launched Her Award-Winning Experiment into Space

Alia Al Mansoori, a 15-year-old student from the United Arab Emirates, has been declared the winner of the first UAE Genes in Space competition — which was held in the UAE in partnership with the UAE Space Agency, The National, and Boeing.   The competition was open to students across the country in grades 7-12, and […]

Q&A: Bassem Fayek, Co-Founder of SkillAcademy.com

Q&A: Bassem Fayek, Co-Founder of SkillAcademy.com

Did you know that you can take free online classes from prestigious universities around the world? There’s actually a term for them: MOOCs, or Massive Open Online Courses. Classes range from the uber technical to those heavy on theory, from general education to specialized topics, from game development to music history, from public speaking to drawing […]