Podcast

Space Archaeology Special

Nature Middle East interviews renowned space archaeologist Sarah Parcak.

2017-08-20

Underwater fairy circles

Nature Middle East talks to one of the scientists behind a new research into mysterious underwater "fairy rings" or circular patches of bare land carved out of dense meadows of sea grass. Why are they there and what do they mean?

2017-08-09

House of Wisdom

Two stories from the editors' blog: the origins of domestic cats and the peculiar mudding behavior of Egyptian vultures.

2017-07-07

Pumping drugs

Nature Middle East talks to the scientists behind a new 'hybrid' drug system that can, one day, control epilepsy, among other brain disorders.

2017-06-20

The oldest humans on Earth

A discovery, a hundred kilometres west of Marakkech, holds secrets of how our oldest ancestors lived.

2017-06-08