Sheikh Mohammed Begins the Search for the UAE’s Fantastic Four

Sheikh Mohammed Begins the Search for the UAE’s Fantastic Four

The UAE has begun their search for their very own Fantastic Four. We’re not even joking…     His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, called on young Emirati men and women to register for the Emirates program to become the UAE’s first […]

Emirates’ New Cabins Will Make You Feel Like You’re Literally in Outer Space

Emirates’ New Cabins Will Make You Feel Like You’re Literally in Outer Space

By Reem Tolba

  Emirates’ Boeing 777s just collaborated with Mercedes Benz S-Class for the makeover of the First and Business Class jet cabins, and the results are jaw-dropping. The first take-offs for the renovated planes are scheduled to be to Geneva, Switzerland and Brussels.   The airline has also revealed that the reclining seats are designed to give […]

Is Morocco Spying on Spain and Algeria?

Is Morocco Spying on Spain and Algeria?

By Reem Tolba

  Morocco has just launched its first observation satellite on Wednesday. The purpose of the satellite is to mainly serve military activities and monitor the borders of Morocco. The project will also help in keeping an eye out for the desertification of agricultural lands.   High-profile Moroccan figures traveled to Kourou, French Guiana to attend […]

Astronaut Captures a Photograph of Mecca Literally Shining from Space

Astronaut Captures a Photograph of Mecca Literally Shining from Space

Russian astronaut, Sergey Ryazanskiy, recently shared some amazing images of the Grand Mosque in Mecca taken from space, and they literally look out of this world.   A post shared by Sergey Ryazanskiy (@sergeyiss) on Sep 4, 2017 at 12:49pm PDT   He captioned the post: “The holiest place in the Islamic world. #Mecca is […]

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 […]

Dubai-Based Professor Invents Space Chewing Gum for Astronauts

Dubai-Based Professor Invents Space Chewing Gum for Astronauts

  Franziska Apprich, an assistant professor at the Canadian University in Dubai (CUD), just created a prototype of a chewing gum designed exclusively for astronauts. Apprich worked with a fellow professor from New York University to create the UAE space gum.     The UAE space chewing gum might prove very handy for the future […]

Dubai to Hang Upside-Down Skyscraper from an Asteroid

Dubai to Hang Upside-Down Skyscraper from an Asteroid

  Before you start wondering whether this is an early April’s fool joke or not, well, it’s not! That title you just read is true. Very true. A New York architecture firm has just revealed designs for a skyscraper that is suspended from an asteroid 31,068 miles above the Earth.   Can you guess which […]

UAE to Build First City on Mars by 2117

UAE to Build First City on Mars by 2117

  A little more than 40 years ago, Dubai was a tiny pearl-fishing village lined with dirt roads. Now it’s the largest and most futuristic city in the world, the jewel of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). From manmade, palm tree-shaped archipelagos to jetpack-wearing firefighters and the world’s tallest building, the city has a reputation […]

7 Reasons Why Minimalism Is Not for Egyptians

7 Reasons Why Minimalism Is Not for Egyptians

by Salma Iraqui

Most of us Egyptians are fond of holding onto things that are absolutely useless, which brings us to my next point: Egyptians can never be minimalists. Here’s why:   Old and damaged childhood toys     Some parents like to keep their kids’ old toys. Actually scratch that, ALL PARENTS. From old Legos that you […]

You Need to See These Mesmerizing Pictures of the UAE from Outer Space

You Need to See These Mesmerizing Pictures of the UAE from Outer Space

You think you’ve seen all of the UAE’s hidden beautiful gems? Well, Italian astronaut Ignazio Magnani has proof that you haven’t seen it all. No one can deny how fascinating the UAE is, but Magani has just shown the world a different side of it no usually sees; from outer space.   The Nasa Astronaut has […]