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 […]

In Parallel: A Music Festival for Soul-Searchers

In Parallel: A Music Festival for Soul-Searchers

Imagine the intersection between Egypt’s community of love and light and Egypt’s deep house lovers. That glorious mashup is what’s in store at this weekend’s brilliant In Parallel music festival. And wait til you see the location: The Caves, where the mountains of Sinai meet the shores of the Red Sea. Set to take place […]