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1 day ago

Business
Social Solidarity Ministry to provide citizens with disabilities financial support

For the first time in Egypt, monetary support will be provided to people with disabilities, said Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Wali during the second day of the 4th Youth Conference, held in Alexandria. During the economic reform session of the ... Read More

29 mins ago

Science
Scientists dim sunlight, suck up carbon dioxide to cool planet

Scientists are sucking carbon dioxide from the air with giant fans and preparing to release chemicals from a balloon to dim the sun’s rays as part of a climate engineering push to cool the planet. Backers say the risky, often ... Read More

5 hours ago

Culture
New 'James Bond' movie announced

EON Productions, the British production company behind the franchise, and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer announced on Monday that a James Bond film will be released in the United States on November 8, 2019. The new movie will be the 25th in the Bond ... Read More

4 hours ago

Life & Style
Sperm count in the western world is half what it was in the 1970s: new research

If the methodology and extrapolations are correct in a new analysis published Tuesday, and it appears they are, then the western world’s sperm count has taken a massive dive. A team led by Hagai Levine at Jerusalem’s Hebrew University suggests ... Read More

29 mins ago

Environment
Scientists dim sunlight, suck up carbon dioxide to cool planet

Scientists are sucking carbon dioxide from the air with giant fans and preparing to release chemicals from a balloon to dim the sun’s rays as part of a climate engineering push to cool the planet. Backers say the risky, often ... Read More

1 month ago

Fashion
At women-only salon in Brooklyn, Muslim-Americans prepare for Eid

Nevien Shehadeh, 19, was one of many Muslim women who chose Leh Jemalik Salon and Boutique in New York’s borough of Brooklyn on Friday to prepare for the Eid al-Fitr holiday. The beauty salon, designed by owner Huda Quhshi to ... Read More