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Role of Science Centers and Museums in Disseminating Scientific Culture in the Arab World

08 Jun 2017

Shortage of science centers and museums in the Arab world is one of the obstacles hindering the dissemination of scientific culture among societal sectors. Science centers and museums introduce science in a simplified and attractive way. They show people of different ages and cultural levels that sciences are not rigid or difficult to understand, and can be fun. This would create a new perspective for sciences and their different applications, and would contribute to enriching the knowledge of societies.

The BA Planetarium Science Center: Science Festivity 2017

09 Apr 2017

Science Festivity 2017 will celebrate its eleventh year. The event will offer a variety activities including plenary sessions, hands-on workshops, interactive exhibits, in addition to the extraordinary Super Science Show and the Black Theater.

Super Scientific Circus at The Children's Museum Jordan

28 Mar 2017

Every year The Children's Museum Jordan hosts an international science show from abroad to let the visitors of schools and families enjoy science in creative demonstrations.

Lecture "The Program Launching of Make Space Yours" by Omar Samra and Mohamed Sallam

12 Mar 2017

Within Intel BASEF’s closing ceremony program, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Planetarium Science Center organized an interesting lecture by the adventurer Omar Samra, the first Egyptian to climb Mount Everest and the seven summits, the first Egyptian to ski the North and South poles, and future astronaut with XCOR Aerospace, with Mohamed Sallam, the only Arab and Egyptian Mars astronaut candidate. They talked about the launching of Make Space Yours in Alexandria.

Monastir Science Palace Science Festival

09 Mar 2017

The Monastir Science Palace (MSP) is organizing its fourth Science Festival under the slogan “A Gathering of Innovation, Creativity, and Communication”, on 8−9 April 2017.

Junior First Lego League Competition

01 Feb 2017

The Junior First Lego competition was held 29–30 January 2017 for the students aged 6- 10 years old in Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Al Nayzak Signs 8 Agreements to Incubate Innovative Engineering Projects

24 Jan 2017

Al Nayzak for Scientific Innovation signs 8 agreements to support and incubate scientific, technological and engineering projects as part of its Made in Palestine Program implemented in partnership with Diakonia. MIP aims to support and develop Palestinian economy and to connect scientific research with businesses and industries.

l Nayzak Registers Three Technological Industrial Companies and Opens a Factory for Innovative Agricultural Equipment

23 Jan 2017

Al Nayzak for Supportive Education and Scientific Innovation opened the first factory for innovative agricultural equipment in Palestine as part of its “Made in Palestine” Incubator which is implemented in partnership with Diakonia. The program aims to develop Palestinian economy and bridge scientific research with industrial and business markets. The event took place in Aqrabanyeh village near Nablus to celebrate years of investment in scientific and technological entrepreneurship.

FameLab Competition

23 Jan 2017

Are you a Science or Technology or Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) student? Do you work in the field of science? If you want to communicate scientifically with others, you can participate in the “FameLab” competition.

January Astronomy Night: Space Technology

19 Jan 2017

For the second time, The BA Planetarium Science Center hosted Engineer Akram Amin, in cooperation with the Egyptian Association of Astronomy. He held a lecture to talk about what is new in space technology. He also spoke about the latest missions to space; where did they go and why, in addition to their discoveries. Engineer Akram Amin also talked about the new organization which aims at helping those who are interested in astronomy to start their career in the field of aviation.