Weekend Roundup: Politics Is the Art of the Possible
... Rajan, Nouriel Roubini, Nicolas Sarkozy, Eric Schmidt, Gerhard Schroeder, Peter Schwartz, Amartya Sen, Jeff Skoll, Michael Spence, Joe Stiglitz, Larry Summers, Wu Jianmin, George Yeo, Fareed Zakaria, Ernesto Zedillo, Ahmed Zewail, and Zheng Bijian.
Love your inner habibi! These 10 celebs will make you proud to be an Arab
Image 1 of 11: Ahmed Zewail: Known as the "Father of Femtochemistry," Zewail became the first Egyptian scientist to win a Nobel Prize in science. Zewali is also a Physics professor, Chair Professor in Chemistry and Director of the Physical Biology ...
Story theme borrowed from another beat: Whatever happened to science in Islam?
He agrees with Caltech's Ahmed Hassan Zewail (chemistry Nobelist in 1999) that the Muslim world must tolerate freedom of thought, wipe out illiteracy, promote modern education, grant women full participation in society, establish merit-based employment ...
Laser-Writing of DVDs May Have a Speed Limit
Ultrafast electron crystallography allows researchers to "film" the atomic mechanism behind the laser recording process in phase-change materials. Courtesy of Jianbo Hu, Giovanni M. Vanacore and Ahmed H. Zewail.