Articles (Holidays and Festivals)

How to Have a Productive Holiday
(Safe Summer)

Is it possible to feel free and productive simultaneously?

The Greenest City on Earth
(Travel, Explore, and Venture)

London is one of the most famous cities and a bright example of sustainability.


It Is Not Always about the Food: Eid Fitr Mubarak
(The Scientist Inside You)

Who says science is not sweet? Enjoy Eid al-Fitr with simple and easy science activities.


The Taste of Culture
(Travel, Explore, and Venture)

There is no doubt that food is an important part of any culture; in many ways, people express their heritage through food. 


Healthy Fasting
(Food and Agriculture)

Although Ramadan is a great opportunity to lose excessive weight, most of us, on the contrary, gain weight at the end.


2018 Nobel Prize: Immunity and Cancer Cure
(Human Health)

In 2018, Professor James P. Allison and Professor Tasuku Honjo were jointly granted the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their developing a non-conventional cure for cancer.

New Year Resolutions: Maybe You Should Not Worry This Year!
(Behavioral Sciences)

It is this time of year when a Christmas tree in the corner of our living room or office glows with the buds of hope and aspirations for a new coming year. 

And the Winner is …
(Science and Sports)

As football fans were passionately following the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Achilles was busy predicting match results using its “cat sense”.


It is not always about the Food: Adha Mubarak
(The Scientist Inside You)

Muslims honor this event worldwide and enjoy festive meals; this year, why not add more fun to the celebrations and do one or more science activities with your children?


Chemistry of Summer
(Safe Summer)

Becoming a science communicator has made me curious about the chemistry behind everything I use. As we approach the summer, I found myself compelled to how to enjoy it while staying healthy.


The Deadly Dish
(Human Health)

The Egyptian Ministry of Health warns people every year from eating fesikh to decrease the risk food poisoning that may be fatal if not properly treated.


The Day Summer Starts
(Safe Summer)

It is during the summer that we get to relax and travel around. But, when exactly does summertime start?


Surviving Ramadan
(Safe Summer)

The days of Ramadan have been getting hotter and longer for some years now. This presents a challenge for pious Muslims, who have to fast from dawn to dusk, nearly 15 hours, in the scorching heat.

It Is Not Always About Food: Ramadan
(The Scientist Inside You)

This Ramadan, why not make the month-long fast more fun and carry out one or more science activities with your children? 


The Sky of May 2018 has Astronomical Phenomena other than Ramadan Crescent
(Astronomy and Space Sciences)

By mid-May 2018, people will be observing the sky for the crescent of the holy month of Ramadan and the beginning of fasting rituals. 

It Is Not Always About Food: Sham el-Nessim
(The Scientist Inside You)

This year, why not make Sham el-Nessim more fun and carry out one or more science experiments with your children? 

Let the Sparks Fly!
(Light: Source and Future of Life)

Fireworks, who does not like them? They are always an important part of hailing in the new year. People flock to view the magical sparks in the night sky, with beaming smiles and happy faces. Let us take a closer look at how these wonderful sparks actually occur?

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