Latest in Sciences Highlight
Latest in Sciences
The research team set up artificial nests in parks and grasslands across South East England and London from 2016-2018 to study the behaviours of different species of solitary cavity-nesting mason bees.
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Khaled Abdel Ghaffar announced that the third Egyptian satellite QSAT will launch in June, as part of the Knowledge Alliance programme funded by the ministry for the purpose of development and scientific research.
Torrents were a top priority for the ministry since 2016
Natural human languages come in two main types; based on the modality in which they are expressed and perceived: spoken languages in the oral-aural modality and signed languages in the gestural-visual modality
E-cigarettes are like a gateway to traditional smoking: study
Another advantage of eDNA is the possibility of distinguishing species that look similar. For example, the researchers found the DNA of the Norway rat in soil samples, confirming the presence of this species in the area for the first time. Previous camera surveys could not tell the difference between Norway and black rats.
According to previous literature, ocean acidity negatively affects the coral reef fish, disrupting their natural behaviour and leading them to be attracted to the smell of predators in acidic waters.
This decline will have economic and environmental consequences
T. rex, the most famous dinosaur in the world, would have been slightly taller than a draft horse and twice as long
New approach points to untapped immune cells, early immunisation
This eating pattern can modify risk factors associated with obesity and diabetes
Homo erectus is one of direct ancestors of modern humans who migrated from Africa to Asia before 2 million years ago
Aegicetus gehennae dates back to around 47 to 41m years ago, among best-preserved ancient whales
Decrease in temperature differences may have forced warming at low latitudes
These factors threaten the water resources on which 1.9 billion people depend
Extreme events, coral bleaching are among climate-related issues placing tourism at risk
Neanderthal extinction coincided with modern humans’ migration into Near East and Europe
Researchers investigate which proportion of the world’s land plants are exceedingly rare
CDC has identified vitamin E acetate as a chemical of concern among people with e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI).
More than 11,000 scientists endorse six steps to address climate emergency
Tele-metric monitoring system implemented by the ministry allows remote shutdown of solar power plant
The number of years should not be determined in advance, as this depends mainly on levels of annual water flows, says professor Peter Riad
As a result of “medicanes”, more than 20 people died in different governorates
The exhibition attracted numerous booths for organisations such as WMO, FAO
Urban nexus means coordinating water, energy and food sectors to achieve their security at the same time
Science holds answers for Egypt’s water poverty
Arab audience is consuming science articles at high rates
By 2050, half of groundwater pumping areas will not be able to maintain ecosystem integrity
First phase of an ambitious project to implement the system in seven governorates
Their works paved the way for promising new strategies to fight anaemia and cancer