A Mysterious Void Was Just Discovered in Khufu’s Great Pyramid at Giza

A Mysterious Void Was Just Discovered in Khufu’s Great Pyramid at Giza

Scientists have just discovered a big void in Khufu’s Pyramid, one of the oldest and most mysterious monuments on Earth. The newly-discovered void is at least 30m long and sits above what’s known as the Pyramid’s Grand Gallery, according to a research published today in a journal called Nature.   If you’re wondering how they managed […]

Why Arabs Need to Rethink How They View Engineers and Doctors

Why Arabs Need to Rethink How They View Engineers and Doctors

This article doesn’t aim to argue that those who study Art-based subjects are somehow more unique than who study Science-based subjects.   Rather, it aims at highlighting something which is often ignored by most articles. Namely, the fact that there is a masculinization of the sciences, and a feminization of the arts that seems to […]

#ArabWomenInScience: Egyptian Dr. Nashwa El-Bendary Wins L’Oreal-UNESCO Award

#ArabWomenInScience: Egyptian Dr. Nashwa El-Bendary Wins L’Oreal-UNESCO Award

By Alia Atef

For 17 years, the L’Oréal–UNESCO Award for Women in Science has supported many distinguished women in the scientific field, one of whom went on to win the Nobel Prize. In order to recognize and help more women achieve the success they desire, they created a regional branch of the award: the L’Oréal–UNESCO for Women in […]

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Happening This Week

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Happening This Week

By Alia Atef

The time has come again: the 5th annual Abu Dhabi Science Festival is taking place on Nov. 11 for 11 days until Nov. 22. Sponsored by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the festival not only hopes to support scientific and technological research in the UAE, but hopes to entice the younger generation […]

Scientific Proof that Plus Size Lovers Are the Best

Scientific Proof that Plus Size Lovers Are the Best

Science is not always on everyone’s side. Whenever you come across a published study, you end up feeling like you need to work incredibly hard on yourself for mere survival, but rarely do we come across ones that make us feel good regardless what society forces us to believe. Forget about Victoria Secret’s angels and Calvin […]