As a child, Zewail was intrigued by the love of knowledge and driven by a curiosity about science and the behavior of substances
My dream is that 40 years from now, the terrible carnage now wracking the Middle East will give way to building and utilizing knowledge for the betterment of humankind. For Egypt, it would be a return to its civilizational roots as a world center of learning. For me, it would complete the circle of my personal destiny.
How sweet is the air of Egyptian freedom. In all of Cairo and Egypt, a nation exalts in its liberation. Through the evening and into the early morning, I stood in Tahrir Square as they sang and danced.
I'll take him up the bluffs along the harbor to Oslo's ancient fort, which dates to the thirteenth century. In one of the