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Q&A: Jeffrey Sachs on why the SDGs are big on science

Featured, Science July 8, 2014 at 14:28

By Yojana Sharma – SciDev.Net On Monday, the UN secretary-general will present the annual Millennium Development Goals Report, which assesses global and regional progress towards the goals, even as a […]

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T4EDU Math and Science Teacher Development Programme expected to have positive impact on math and science education in Saudi Arabia

Education, Featured, Science June 19, 2014 at 09:48

Training begins for first cohort of Saudi ‘Master’ educators Mathematics and science education should see notable improvements as a result of new teacher training initiatives being rolled out in the […]

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Is science journalism ignoring censorship?

Featured, Science May 20, 2014 at 11:45

By Nick Ishmael Perkins – SciDev.Net World Press Freedom Day was observed on 3 May as usual this year. It marks one of the handful of moral absolutes in our […]

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Al Muzaini Exchange Company hails Golden Sponsorship of ‘Shaastrotsav’ Science & Technology Event a success

Featured, Science May 1, 2014 at 12:32

Al Muzaini Exchange Co, Kuwait’s leading exchange and Remittance Company, hailed its Golden sponsorship of the ‘Shaastrotsav’ Science & Technology event a great success. The recent event was organized by […]

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Children need active learning to master new, vital skills

Children need active learning to master new, vital skills

Education, Featured, Science March 19, 2014 at 09:30

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/Debbie Mccallum By Pierre Lena – SciDev.Net Pilot projects are paving the way for a science education ‘revolution’ to nurture reasoning skills, says Pierre Léna. For about […]

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Young scientists neglected in developing world

Featured, Science, Youth February 24, 2014 at 12:34

By Rehab Abd Almohsen A lack of resources, training and funding opportunities are the most cited obstacles facing young researchers in the developing world, according to a survey by the […]

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Students and Experts Unveil Pioneering Computer Science Applications to Offer Real-life Solutions

Students and Experts Unveil Pioneering Computer Science Applications to Offer Real-life Solutions

Apps, Featured, Healthcare February 19, 2014 at 06:18

MedCare, a digital nurse application designed to remind the elderly about their medical intake, while also providing their emergency contacts with life-saving information for potential health problems, was ranked first […]

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Golden Age of Arab Sciences Exhibition Closing in PSUAD features

Featured, Science February 5, 2014 at 09:50

Cedric Villani, commending Arab contributions to mathematics Paris Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi hosted famous mathematician professor Cedric Villani in presence of HE Dr.Mougheer Khamis al Khaili, Director General of the […]

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US $1.3 million awarded to students for research in Qatar

Education, Featured, Research January 20, 2014 at 11:07

Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), a center of Qatar Foundation Research and Development, awarded grants totalling US$1,388,000 to undergraduate students in Doha. The research grants are part of Qatar’s goal […]

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Award-winning ‘Bayer: Science For A Better Life’ now in Dubai

Featured, Science January 10, 2014 at 07:02

The award-winning exhibition ‘Bayer: Science For A Better Life’ is now in Dubai, as part of a world tour celebrating Bayer, the world-class innovation company’s 150th anniversary, offering a hands-on […]

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