Star Trek's technological feats are ahead of the times - dreamt up almost half a century ago, much of its technology is today a reality. Read Article Can’t you beam me up, Scotty?
Scientists at the Masdar Institute are researching on the formation of dolomite in hopes it could one day help industries develop greener ways of repairing or fabricating materials.
Read Article Study on UAE dolomite formation could pave way for future greener industries
Du broadband subscribers may experience slow internet Sunday and Monday due to maintenance on two subsea communication cables. Read Article Work on cables means slow connection for Du users
What if your home were smart? If it knew what room temperature you liked to wake up to, which lights you dimmed when you watched television, and told you how much power you consumed every day? Read Article Smart plugs will ease risk of blackouts from power surges
Nature has countless double acts, partnerships where instead of one creature being a parasite on or killing another, both sides benefit. Read Article The right bugs grow better beans
Meet the UAE's most popular phone. It's not an iPhone, or the lastest Samsung Galaxy. It's not even a BlackBerry, despite their ubiquity.
Read Article Move over iPhone, BlackBerry or Samsung: King of phones in UAE is not so smart
With graphic: A new survey shows that people are now more likely to send instant messages by other means, such as BlackBerry's BBM or Apple's iMessage. Read Article App attack! Is this the end of paid-for texting?
A decision could be made as soon as next month, according to a source close to the country's nuclear authorities.
Read Article 'Decision soon' on UAE nuclear waste
The app, currently available only for Android phones, allows members of the public facing real-time danger to have a direct link to the command and control room. Read Article Dubai police are just an app away
Take our poll: The Galaxy S4 promises more speed, a bigger screen and a slimmer, lighter design than its predecessor, the SIII. Read Article Samsung Galaxy S4 in UAE: 'iPhone killer' ready for blockbuster launch
The ground under your feet retains moisture and nutrients for vegetation, helping grow the food you eat. Scientists at the Masdar institute are working on a way to help ensure the UAE's soil stays in healthy for years to come, says Dr Lina Yousef Read Article The ground under your feet is more important than you think, says UAE professor
The centre would be the first in the world that would have the technology to be able to perform every kind of robotic surgery under one roof, said Italian professor and surgeon Adolfo Panfili. Read Article Plans to build first-of-its-kind robotic surgery centre in UAE
Imagine a building that, like a plant, uses its entire surface to capture sunlight and convert it into energy. Read Article A solar sandwich for 21st century buildings
The Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its doors to visitors in 2015, but one of the most crucial phases of construction is well under way. Louvre Abu Dhabi is a modern marvel in the making
As Al Ain's title coronation was being completed, coach Olaroiu was already putting in place plans for yet more success. Onward and upward for Cosmin Olaroiu at Al Ain next season
Your budget may not allow for the services of an interior designer but these tips will help you create a home that looks like its been put together by a pro. Design like a pro with our expert tips
A discussion at Manarat Al Saadiyat will examine the art and photography of European artists travelling 'through the lights and images' of this region, writes Nick Leech
The Orient, expressed in Abu Dhabi
Freshly relegated, no better time for a youth movement than the present, writes Paul Radley. UAE rugby hope the kids are all right
In 1992, Major League Baseball commissioner Fay Vincent initially opposed an effort by a Japanese mogul to purchase the Seattle Mariners. Expect more to come. Global shift in North American sport
Companies tasked with making scale models to announce developments in Dubai report business is picking up. In pictures: Business picks up for UAE property model makers
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