Articles (Holidays and Festivals)

What do Vegetarians Eat in Eid Al-Adha?
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

When it is time to celebrate Eid Al-Adha, vegetarians face a problem in choosing food; we present alternatives to fit the celebrative atmosphere.

Be Positive! Act Now and Save the Environment!
(Environment and Climate Change)

What do you think is the best way to show appreciation for our planet? Actually, there are many ways to do it; just take the decision and go for it.


Tips To Avoid Weight Gain During Feasts
(Health and the Human Body)

Feasts are one of the key factors influencing weight gain but this is not inevitable and can certainly be avoided.


Seven Health Benefits of Fasting
(Health and the Human Body)

Sometimes we worry that we will get tired and weak when fasting for long hours; however, the amazing thing is fasting has many health benefits.


Smoked Herring Fish Manufacturing; Advantages and Disadvantages
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

This year, Sham el-Nessim coincides with the holy month of Ramadan; have you ever tried eating herring fish on fasting days before?

How Cooking Affects the Nutrient Content of Vegetables
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Vegetables can be served fresh or cooked by different techniques, but do they maintain their full nutritional value after cooking?

Astronomy of the Arabs
(Scientists and Inventors)

With the dawn of Islam and the commandment of prayer and fasting, it became a necessity to determine the directions and the new moons.


The Debate About Influenza
(Health and the Human Body)

At this time of year, we normally fear any possible viral infection. It is then crucial that we take a closer look at what Influenza really is, and how we can protect ourselves from it during the vacation.


New Year’s Priceless Gifts (3): A Year of Valuing Time
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

The past years put us face-to-face with the challenge of using our time wisely; this has been an excellent opportunity to make the most of it, but were we good keepers and users?


New Year’s Priceless Gifts (2): A Year of Dealing with Uncertainty
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

The second important lesson the past two years have taught us is the importance of building tolerance for uncertainty.


New Year’s Priceless Gifts (1): A Year of Resilience
(Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health)

In the past two years, we faced unprecedent challenges. To get out of this dilemma as the pandemic continues, we sit still, take a deep breath, relax, and reflect on what has been happening.


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.


A History of the World’s Future
(Human Civilization)

With magic numbers such as 2000, 2020, 2222, etc., the years to come have always meant a fantastic world of potential great achievements; yet, prediction is very difficult, especially if it is about the future.


Coronavirus Travel Tips
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

Can our routine be the same during the coronvirus pandemic? Can families travel and enjoy nature? Or should they abide by the rules of social distancing and home quarantine to avoid infection.


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.


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
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

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


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