Post Tagged with: "Science"

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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Abdelaziz Rassaa, Tunisia's minister for industry and technology

Giving young researchers a voice

Featured, Research, Youth December 20, 2013 at 05:00

By Bothina Osama – Regional coordinator for the Middle East & North Africa, SciDev.Net Governments in the Middle East and North Africa are recognising the links between the uprisings and science for […]

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Developing world innovators scoop UN tech awards

Developing world innovators scoop UN tech awards

Entrepreneurship, Featured, Innovation November 27, 2013 at 07:23

Eight young innovators from developing countries will showcase their award-winning digital solutions to development challenges at an event this week run by a UN agency. The winners of the Young […]

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Dow Chemical: A Vision for Innovation in the Middle East

Featured, Innovation November 21, 2013 at 09:42

Dow presents on the role of innovation in driving the region’s industrial sector of the future at the 8th annual GPCA Forum   Innovation and manufacturing, together with a strong, […]

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Opening the door of opportunity for UAE students

Education, Featured November 15, 2013 at 03:30

With the reputation of UAE universities growing in stature across the world, more foreign higher education establishments than ever before are opening the doors of opportunity for Emirati students. The […]

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