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New Kerala
Light source for Middle East and neighbouring countries SESAME announces its first call for proposals - newkerala.com #96676in our region. I am a string physicist, we study potential parallel universes,
Light source for Middle East and neighbouring countries SESAME announces its first call for proposals - newkerala.com #96676
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
in our region. I am a string physicist, we study potential parallel universes, said Eliezer Rabinovici, Professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and former Vice-President of the SESAME Council. At Sesame I can actually be in such a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Two Jews Who Shared The First Nobel Prize In Medicineloyal to the German state. When Chaim Weizmann met with Baron Edmund de Rothsc
The Two Jews Who Shared The First Nobel Prize In Medicine
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 hours ago
loyal to the German state. When Chaim Weizmann met with Baron Edmund de Rothschild in 1913 to discuss plans for a proposed Hebrew University in Jerusalem, the baron insisted that Weizmann first obtain the support of some great Jewish scientists,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Sleep researchers call for new diagnostic criteria to treat OSA in pregnant womenof, gestational sleep apnea," said Prof. Yehuda Ginosar, director of the Mother
Sleep researchers call for new diagnostic criteria to treat OSA in pregnant women
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
of, gestational sleep apnea," said Prof. Yehuda Ginosar, director of the Mother and Child Anesthesia Unit at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Center and professor at the Hebrew University's Faculty of Medicine. Ginosar is currently... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Executive director of Community Action of Ventura County to retireWashington for 22 years. He received his bachelor's degree from Columbia Chris
Executive director of Community Action of Ventura County to retire
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
Washington for 22 years. He received his bachelor's degree from Columbia Christian College and an equivalent of a master's degree from Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He also pursued doctoral studies at UC Berkeley and the Graduate Theological Uni... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Your air conditioning is making the heat wave worseconversely, the more we live with warm weather, the more we are able to tolerat
Your air conditioning is making the heat wave worse
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
conversely, the more we live with warm weather, the more we are able to tolerate it, according to Michal Horowitz of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and many other heat researchers. That's real adaptation. Getting used to warmer temperatures... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Statue of Egyptian Official Found at Tel-Hazoras well as that of the entire city of Hazor. According to Prof. Amnon Ben-Tor
Statue of Egyptian Official Found at Tel-Hazor
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
as well as that of the entire city of Hazor. According to Prof. Amnon Ben-Tor of the Institute of Archaeology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, who has been conducting excavations at Tel-Hazor for over 27 years, Hazor is the most... Read more
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The Forward
Israel’s Stav Shaffir Fights To Keep Hope Alive62% in 2014 to 51%. The survey was conducted by the Harry S. Truman Research In
Israel’s Stav Shaffir Fights To Keep Hope Alive
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
62% in 2014 to 51%. The survey was conducted by the Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research in Ramallah. Though somewhat... Read more
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JTA
At Jerusalem Pride March, Orthodox welcomequietly and behind the scenes, to create tolerance wherever homophobia remains.
At Jerusalem Pride March, Orthodox welcome
JTA / Posted 5 days ago
quietly and behind the scenes, to create tolerance wherever homophobia remains.” Noa Eshel, a 24-year-old student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, was marching with a group of dozens of LGBT activists from Beersheba. Organizers there called... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Parashat Balak with Rabbi Joey Wolfand an honorary doctorate from that institution in 2005. Additionally, Rabbi Jo
Parashat Balak with Rabbi Joey Wolf
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
and an honorary doctorate from that institution in 2005. Additionally, Rabbi Joey also spent two years studying at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Rabbi Wolf Has been serving Havurah Shalom since 1987. He has served on numerous commissions... Read more
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The Forward
Bowing to Ultra-Orthodox, Jerusalem Mayor Snubs Gay Pride March a Year After Killingalong the parade route. Every participant will be inspected for weapons. Noam
Bowing to Ultra-Orthodox, Jerusalem Mayor Snubs Gay Pride March a Year After Killing
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
along the parade route. Every participant will be inspected for weapons. Noam Eyal attended the pride march in 2015 with a Hebrew University feminist group, when he was stabbed by Schlissel in the upper right back. The wound was deep, but the knife... Read more
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dna
Scientists sequence 6,000-old barley grain genes for first time in historyof other plant remains, were retrieved during a systematic archaeological excav
Scientists sequence 6,000-old barley grain genes for first time in history
dna / Posted 7 days ago
of other plant remains, were retrieved during a systematic archaeological excavation headed by Uri Davidovich, from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and Nimrod Marom, from University of Haifa in Israel. The cave is very difficult to access... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Honored for Stem Cell Research Breakthroughsthat may help women with placenta problems give birth to healthy children. Dr.
Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Honored for Stem Cell Research Breakthroughs
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
that may help women with placenta problems give birth to healthy children. Dr. Yosef Buganim, a research scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has been honored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Awarded for Work in Stem CellsDr. Yosef Buganim, a research scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Awarded for Work in Stem Cells
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
Dr. Yosef Buganim, a research scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has been honored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the prestigious journals Science and Science Translational Medicine, and the Boyalife... Read more
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PhysOrg
Genome of 6,000-year-old barley grains sequenced for first timeof Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK) in Gatersleben, Germany; Bar-Il
Genome of 6,000-year-old barley grains sequenced for first time
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK) in Gatersleben, Germany; Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel; Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Jena, Germany; and the... Read more
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FOX News
Wearable device provides continuous fetal monitoringGroup's advisory board member Professor Simcha Yagel, who also heads the divisi
Wearable device provides continuous fetal monitoring
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
Group's advisory board member Professor Simcha Yagel, who also heads the division of obstetrics and gynecology at Hadassah, Hebrew University Medical Centers, said the electrocardiogram (ECG) provides the added value to the device. "I think the new... Read more
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Breitbart
Ex-Turkish Lawmaker Warns Of Rise In Anti-Semitism Following Failed Couppointing the finger at the U.S. for triggering the failed coup. However, accor
Ex-Turkish Lawmaker Warns Of Rise In Anti-Semitism Following Failed Coup
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
pointing the finger at the U.S. for triggering the failed coup. However, according to Nimrod Goren, a Turkey expert at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the coup attempt will likely decelerate the process of restoring diplomatic relations. “I... Read more
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J Weekly
mideast shortstime two weeks ago to talk about Egypt’s peace plans with Palestinian leaders,
mideast shorts
J Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
time two weeks ago to talk about Egypt’s peace plans with Palestinian leaders, Haaretz reported. — jta Saudi group rates Hebrew University best in Middle East The Hebrew University of Jerusalem was ranked as the best university in the Middle... Read more
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J Weekly
Meet the ‘meat’ that an Israeli startup is creating in a labwhich is being developed by a company co-founder and its head of research, Yaak
Meet the ‘meat’ that an Israeli startup is creating in a lab
J Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
which is being developed by a company co-founder and its head of research, Yaakov Nahmias, a biomedical engineer at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Marketing materials promise no animals will be hurt in the production of SuperMeat. Barak... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Greece Talks About Ties with Irana move could become a threat to the Jewish State, which has worked hard to deve
Greece Talks About Ties with Iran
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
a move could become a threat to the Jewish State, which has worked hard to develop closer ties with Athens. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem awarded an honorary doctorate to Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos during his state visit... Read more
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Deseret News
Pioneers of Progress honored at Salt Lake galaearned an Master of Arts and a doctorate in political science from Duke Univers
Pioneers of Progress honored at Salt Lake gala
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
earned an Master of Arts and a doctorate in political science from Duke University, and has a graduate certificate at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem for the study of ethical political leadership. Holland has been a guest lecturer at several... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Clothing Line Aims To Make Supporting Israel ‘Cooler’something special? We asked Alex Weiner, a freelance designer who has spent tim
Clothing Line Aims To Make Supporting Israel ‘Cooler’
The Jewish Week / Posted 14 days ago
something special? We asked Alex Weiner, a freelance designer who has spent time in Israel on Birthright and studying at Hebrew University. “I could totally see people getting these and wearing them,” she said. “This is a huge step up from the... Read more
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The Forward
Israeli Food Startup Aims to Make Meat — Minus the Animalwhich is being developed by a company co-founder and its head of research, Yaak
Israeli Food Startup Aims to Make Meat — Minus the Animal
The Forward / Posted 14 days ago
which is being developed by a company co-founder and its head of research, Yaakov Nahmias, a biomedical engineer at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Production is to work like this: Cells will be harmlessly taken from a chicken and put into... Read more
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JTA
It’s not a bird – it’s SuperMeat: Israeli startup aims to grow meat without the animalwhich is being developed by a company co-founder and its head of research, Yaak
It’s not a bird – it’s SuperMeat: Israeli startup aims to grow meat without the animal
JTA / Posted 15 days ago
which is being developed by a company co-founder and its head of research, Yaakov Nahmias, a biomedical engineer at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Production is to work like this: Cells will be harmlessly taken from a chicken and put into... Read more
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SKY News
Lab-Grown Chicken Could Soon Be On Your Platewithin five years." The company has raised $30,000 and is aiming for $100,000.
Lab-Grown Chicken Could Soon Be On Your Plate
SKY News / Posted 15 days ago
within five years." The company has raised $30,000 and is aiming for $100,000. The system is based on the research of Hebrew University Professor Yaakov Nahmais. He said: "I came to realise that this is unsustainable. "If I want my children... Read more
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Newsmax
Tesla Crash Raises Stakes for Self-Driving Vehicle Startupsvision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founde
Tesla Crash Raises Stakes for Self-Driving Vehicle Startups
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
vision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founded in 1999 by a computer science professor at Hebrew University, Mobileye went public in 2014 and today is valued at nearly $10 billion. Mobileye plans by 2020 to offer a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tesla crash raises stakes for self-driving vehicle startupsvision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founde
Tesla crash raises stakes for self-driving vehicle startups
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
vision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founded in 1999 by a computer science professor at Hebrew University, Mobileye went public in 2014 and today is valued at nearly $10 billion. Mobileye plans by 2020 to offer a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tesla crash raises stakes for self-driving vehicle startupsvision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founde
Tesla crash raises stakes for self-driving vehicle startups
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
vision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founded in 1999 by a computer science professor at Hebrew University, Mobileye went public in 2014 and today is valued at nearly US$10 billion. Mobileye plans by 2020 to offer... Read more
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Reuters
Tesla crash raises stakes for self-driving vehicle startupsvision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founde
Tesla crash raises stakes for self-driving vehicle startups
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
vision-based safety systems to 25 global automakers, including Tesla. Co-founded in 1999 by a computer science professor at Hebrew University, Mobileye went public in 2014 and today is valued at nearly $10 billion. Mobileye plans by 2020 to offer a... Read more
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The Jewish Week
One in Four UK Jews Intermarry – in the USA it’s One in Twoshould be lower’ but that isn’t the case,” said Sergio Della Pergola, a leading
One in Four UK Jews Intermarry – in the USA it’s One in Two
The Jewish Week / Posted 15 days ago
should be lower’ but that isn’t the case,” said Sergio Della Pergola, a leading expert in global Jewish demographics at Hebrew University. He pointed out that the estimated Jewish population of the U.K., about 280,000, is equivalent to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Willard L. ‘Bill’ Cohodassupport of higher education, he traveled annually to Jerusalem to attend the Bo
Willard L. ‘Bill’ Cohodas
The Mining Journal / Posted 16 days ago
support of higher education, he traveled annually to Jerusalem to attend the Board meetings of the American Friends of the Hebrew University. He also received an honorary doctorate from Finlandia University (formerly Suomi College). While in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Single dose of new molecule could protect the brain from cognitive impairments after mTBIA new molecule could protect the brain from cognitive impairments after a mild
Single dose of new molecule could protect the brain from cognitive impairments after mTBI
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
A new molecule could protect the brain from cognitive impairments after a mild traumatic brain injury, according to Hebrew University of Jerusalem scientists. Mild traumatic brain injury, or mTBI, is especially common in children, athletes, and the... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Willard L. ‘Bill’ Cohodassupport of higher education, he traveled annually to Jerusalem to attend the Bo
Willard L. ‘Bill’ Cohodas
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 days ago
support of higher education, he traveled annually to Jerusalem to attend the Board meetings of the American Friends of the Hebrew University. He also received an honorary doctorate from Finlandia University (formerly Suomi College). While in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bizarre Israeli shaman burial included 86 tortoises and a severed footprofessor in the anthropology department at the University of Connecticut The
Bizarre Israeli shaman burial included 86 tortoises and a severed foot
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
professor in the anthropology department at the University of Connecticut The team at the Institute of Archaeology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem revealed that the shaman was laid to rest in a six-step process, owing to her respected... Read more
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PhysOrg
Graphene based optoelectronicsPublished in Nano Letters, this exciting research is a collaboration between th
Graphene based optoelectronics
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
Published in Nano Letters, this exciting research is a collaboration between the University of Cambridge (UK), The Hebrew University (Israel) and John Hopkins University (USA). The mission of the Graphene Flagship is to translate graphene... Read more
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Breitbart
Archaeologists Unearth Unique 12,000-year-old Galilee Grave of Female Shamanduring the late Natufian era (10,800-9,500 B.C.E.), and on how the ancients tre
Archaeologists Unearth Unique 12,000-year-old Galilee Grave of Female Shaman
Breitbart / Posted 22 days ago
during the late Natufian era (10,800-9,500 B.C.E.), and on how the ancients treated the dead, according to the archaeological team led by Prof. Leore Grosman of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Prof. Natalie Munro of Connecticut Uni... Read more
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PhysOrg
Reconstruction of 12,000 year old funeral feast brings ancient burial rituals to lifeHebrew University archaeologists uncover 12,000 year old grave inside a cave in
Reconstruction of 12,000 year old funeral feast brings ancient burial rituals to life
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
Hebrew University archaeologists uncover 12,000 year old grave inside a cave in northern Israel. Credit: Naftali Hilger The woman was laid on a bed of specially selected materials, including gazelle horn cores, fragments of chalk, fresh clay,... Read more
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International Business Times
Israel: Ancient shaman woman's grave discovered consecrated with leopard, eagle and tortoise bones contain the remains of a petite, old disabled woman with unique grave offerings
Israel: Ancient shaman woman's grave discovered consecrated with leopard, eagle and tortoise bones
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
contain the remains of a petite, old disabled woman with unique grave offerings. With first author Leore Grosman – from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Munro dug the grave to look for clues about the rites surrounding the woman's burial. The... Read more
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The Forward
12,000-Year-Old Grave of Female Shaman Uncovered in GalileeB.C.E.), and on how the ancients treated the dead, according to the archaeologi
12,000-Year-Old Grave of Female Shaman Uncovered in Galilee
The Forward / Posted 22 days ago
B.C.E.), and on how the ancients treated the dead, according to the archaeological team led by Prof. Leore Grosman of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Prof. Natalie Munro of Connecticut University. The revelations have allowed the team to... Read more
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The Forward
India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ Faces Hard Times in IsraelThe community settled 400 years ago in India’s remote northeastern states of Ma
India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ Faces Hard Times in Israel
The Forward / Posted 22 days ago
The community settled 400 years ago in India’s remote northeastern states of Manipur and Mizoram. There, as Shalva Weil, a Hebrew University of Jerusalem anthropologist who has studied the group, explained, some members from these tribes, who were... Read more
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The Forward
German Museum Won’t Create Walk-Through Model of Albert Einstein’s Brainprimatologist Jane Goodall or nominate their own brains. The public vote ended
German Museum Won’t Create Walk-Through Model of Albert Einstein’s Brain
The Forward / Posted 27 days ago
primatologist Jane Goodall or nominate their own brains. The public vote ended Wednesday. The German branch of Friends of Hebrew University had tried to drum up votes for Einstein, the iconic German-Jewish physicist who founded both the university... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Honeybee study finds link between social behavior and circadian rhythmsimportant external stimuli that affect the animal circadian clock. Now, a stud
Honeybee study finds link between social behavior and circadian rhythms
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
important external stimuli that affect the animal circadian clock. Now, a study conducted by researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and published in the journal Nature Communications challenges this view. The researchers... Read more
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PhysOrg
Honeybee circadian rhythms are affected more by social interactionsNurse honey bees in observation hive monitored during experiments by Hebrew Uni
Honeybee circadian rhythms are affected more by social interactions
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
Nurse honey bees in observation hive monitored during experiments by Hebrew University researchers. Credit: Muki Nagari Circadian rhythms are internal clocks that determine many of an organism's daily rhythms, for example sleep-wake, feeding, urinary... Read more
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The Forward
German Museum Plans Walk-Through Model of Albert Einstein’s BrainBERLIN (JTA) — The German branch of Friends of Hebrew University is working to
German Museum Plans Walk-Through Model of Albert Einstein’s Brain
The Forward / Posted 29 days ago
BERLIN (JTA) — The German branch of Friends of Hebrew University is working to ensure that a model of Einstein’s brain that is big enough to walk through will be created at a local museum. The Senckenberg Museum for Natural Sciences in Frankfurt is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Islamic State may not need the ‘state’ in order to existwrite off the Islamic State movement this way is to miss an important point, sa
Islamic State may not need the ‘state’ in order to exist
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
write off the Islamic State movement this way is to miss an important point, says Emmanuel Sivan, professor emeritus at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Despite its name and the trappings of Islamic Salafism, Islamic State is not particularly... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Helen Mirren Meets Arab and Jewish Students Seeking Peace through the Performing Artsfor Peace through the Performing Arts promotes cooperation and peaceful coexist
Helen Mirren Meets Arab and Jewish Students Seeking Peace through the Performing Arts
The Jewish Press / Posted 30 days ago
for Peace through the Performing Arts promotes cooperation and peaceful coexistence between Arabs and Jews. / Courtesy the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, photo by Dor Kedmi Dame Helen Mirren (Woman in Gold, Trumbo, The Queen, The Madness of King... Read more
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Computer World Australia
XP contains random number generator bug2000, Microsoft officials confirmed late Tuesday. The researchers, Benny Pinka
XP contains random number generator bug
Computer World Australia / Posted 30 days ago
2000, Microsoft officials confirmed late Tuesday. The researchers, Benny Pinkas from the University of Haifa and two Hebrew University graduate students, Zvi Gutterman and Leo Dorrendorf, reverse-engineered the algorithm used by Windows... Read more
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New Kerala
Understanding how chemical changes in the brain affect Alzheimer's disease - newkerala.com #81856researchers were supported by CIHR, Brain Canada and NSERC and the work was don
Understanding how chemical changes in the brain affect Alzheimer's disease - newkerala.com #81856
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
researchers were supported by CIHR, Brain Canada and NSERC and the work was done in collaboration with researchers at the UCL Institute of Neurology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and McMaster University. Image... Read more

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