Articles (Youth)

The Silver Lining of Negative Emotions
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

Throughout our lives, we encounter situations that trigger emotions deep inside; they form our human experience and make us who we are.


Occupational Diseases
(Science Everywhere)

Most of us spend at least one‐third of our day at work. We get carried away with the several tasks we have to accomplish before the end of the day, then suddenly feel physically exhausted or even pained.


Indoor or Outdoor? A Choice for Your Health
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

The COVID-19 pandemic has restricted hanging-out, social gatherings, and spending time outdoors; if you belong to the indoor generation with no deep understanding of what you are missing, this article is for you.


Ageing in the Age of Inequality
(Science Policy and Ethics)

If you ask me about my greatest fear, I would answer “Growing old”! I fear ageism and the unfairness associated to it in every single domain of life.

Sticking to Your Plan in the Age of Coronavirus
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, uncertainty has become the master of the scene, affecting our lives dramatically, and bringing most plans to a halt.


New Year’s Resolutions: To Make or Not to Make!
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

It is New Year time; time for big resolutions and life-altering decisions.


Sustainable Development and Youth in Developing Countries: How to Start?
(Science Policy and Ethics)

Youth have to picture the world as a system that connects space and time; a requirement in all definitions of sustainable development.

All You Need to Know about Anemia
(Health and the Human Body)

Anemia is one of the most common blood diseases that could turn dangerous if neglected.

The Right Food for the Right Time
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

It is necessary that all people of different ages know how to eat and what are the essential nutrients to be consumed according to their life stage.

Meningitis: A Life-Threatening Condition
(Health and the Human Body)

Meningitis requires immediate attention, because the complications can be severe; luckily, there are vaccines to combat it.


Dysmorphophobia
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

The obsession with looking at a mirror is not only a passing thought, especially for those having negative thoughts about their body image.

Achilles Heel
(Safe Summer)

Whenever I read this story, I ask myself: Is this part of the body really so vulnerable that the Ancient Greeks created a myth about it?


The Science of Smile
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

Based on science, smiling changes the brain’s physiology and turns negative emotions into positive ones.


Tips to Beat Procrastination
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

Your to-do list is growing larger, a pile of papers on your desk is not ready yet... Welcome to the realm of procrastination!

Science Communication: The Lifeline for New Generations
(Science Everywhere)

Since I worked as a science communicator, I can describe science communication as a means of survival to current and future generations.


How to Have a Productive Holiday
(Safe Summer)

Is it possible to feel free and productive simultaneously?

Mind Change to combat Climate Change
(Environment and Climate Change)

Having worked in science communication for years, I can attest that no issue has been more pressing for our field than climate change.


Promising Inventions by Young Inventors of Today
(The People of Science: Scientists and Inventors)

We need not worry, as the future generation of young innovators may change the world.


Maryam Al-Astrolabiya: Arab Astronomer Pioneer
(The People of Science: Scientists and Inventors)

The young Maryam was raised amidst a mathematical, astronomical environment. She delved into both sciences to design and build the “complex” astrolabe.


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