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2014-09-09 12:25:30

DOHA, Qatar, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Foundation's "edutainment reality" TV program Stars of Science is returning for a sixth season on MBC4, with a competitive new format. The program bolsters interest in science and technology as well as accelerates the development of the region's next generation of Innovators. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/72762523-stars-of-science-sixth-season-MBC4/...

2014-09-05 12:23:50

Ten articles inspired by WISH featured in September issue of Health Affairs WASHINGTON, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its September issue, Health Affairs today published ten articles focusing on global healthcare policy written by World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) authors and contributors. WISH is a global initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development. The launch of the new issue of Health Affairs took place at the National Press...

2014-03-26 12:25:50

LONDON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders from Europe and the Arab world investigate Legacy events often initially provide employment in construction, tourism and infrastructure but can fall short in their provision of longer term opportunities. Once the audiences have left, efforts to maintain the drive and enthusiasm to continue the legacy commitments can often stagnate. With the recent London Olympics, Sochi Winter Olympics and the...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.