Cairo’s Public Transportation Scene: A Ticking Bomb

By Basma Mostafa It does not take long for someone who has just arrived in Cairo to become familiar with the mayhem that passes for...

Plastic bag, think big!

    “Every minute around ONE MILLION single-use plastic bags are given out for free around the world.”  By Marwa Farouk Every year, an estimated...

New trash sorting stations to aid recycling debut on AUC campus

Each sorting station has six color-coded and labeled bins. They include cans and metal (grey), bottles and glass (yellow), plastic (blue), food (green), white (paper) and ‘other trash’ (red).

Go Green

The Shagara team is striving to turn Cairo into a green and environmental friendly city. The streets are crowded; cars are bumper to bumper, and...

AUC TEAM USES SOLAR ENERGY TO DEVELOP SELF-POWERED WIRELESS NETWORKS

Professor Yehea Ismail, director of the Center for Nanoelectronics and Devices at The American University in Cairo (AUC) and the Zewail City of Science...

Reشcle: Repurposed & Reused Junk Art

Sifting through your junk and deciding what goes straight to the dumpster and what goes to donation, usually leads to no action! Fortunately, there...

Sara’s Organic Farm

It is no secret that Egypt is facing multiple challenges like overpopulation, mismanagement of natural resources and environmental pollution.  With an increased demand for...

PieRide Happy Commuting towards a Desirable Future

By Marwa Farouk Cairo traffic! These two words are sure to create a knot in your stomach, perhaps even make you think, ‘I’m staying home...

Recyclo-Waste Team Works So that We Pour Used Cooking Oil Down the...

By Hania Moheeb It is common knowledge that the consumption of cooking oil in Egypt is relatively high since frying is one of the easier...

City Centre Almaza Sets Bold New Benchmark for Renewable Energy

Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, aims to produce a minimum...

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