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Science Daily
Novel neuroprotective therapy found to enhance memory: Researcher's novel peptide, developed to treat neuroprotective protein deficiencies, reveals significant gender differencesNew research from Tel Aviv University highlights the neuroprotective potential
Novel neuroprotective therapy found to enhance memory: Researcher's novel peptide, developed to treat neuroprotective protein deficiencies, reveals significant gender differences
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
New research from Tel Aviv University highlights the neuroprotective potential of SKIP, a four-amino-acid peptide ADNP-replacement therapy developed at the university, and the marked difference in the nerve cell communication in male and female mice.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
TAU research highlights neuroprotective potential of protein-protectant drug candidate SKIPActivity-dependent neuroprotective protein (ADNP), essential for brain formatio
TAU research highlights neuroprotective potential of protein-protectant drug candidate SKIP
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Activity-dependent neuroprotective protein (ADNP), essential for brain formation, is frequently mutated in children on the autism spectrum. In older men and women, ADNP expression in the blood is correlated with cognition and further altered in... Read more
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PhysOrg
GGC physicist leads team in innovative black hole researchBlack holes are the subject of much fascination, not just in science but also i
GGC physicist leads team in innovative black hole research
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Black holes are the subject of much fascination, not just in science but also in popular media. For example, the 2014 movie "Interstellar" portrays a fast-rotating, supermassive black hole, into which the protagonist falls in order to probe its... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Labformatrix’s Domeier gets Technion Builder Award WALTHAM – Aron Ain, past regional president of the American Technion Society,
Labformatrix’s Domeier gets Technion Builder Award
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
WALTHAM – Aron Ain, past regional president of the American Technion Society, presented Wayne Domeier of Medway with the Builder Award, in recognition of his generous support of the ATS. Domeier is... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Technion Develops Small Portable UltrasoundProf. Yonina Eldar’s lab at the Technion Faculty of Electrical Engineering is d
Technion Develops Small Portable Ultrasound
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
Prof. Yonina Eldar’s lab at the Technion Faculty of Electrical Engineering is developing a small, portable, efficient, innovative ultrasound system that transmits scans to the treating physician immediately. With such a system, ultrasound scans can... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New discovery takes medical professionals a leap forward to effectively diagnose Alzheimer's diseaseMedical professionals have to conduct a long series of tests to assess a patien
New discovery takes medical professionals a leap forward to effectively diagnose Alzheimer's disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
Medical professionals have to conduct a long series of tests to assess a patient's memory impairment and cognitive skills, functional abilities, and behavioral changes to accurately diagnose Alzheimer's disease. They also have to execute costly brain... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical servicesNABLUS, West Bank (AP) � After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever su
Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical services
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
NABLUS, West Bank (AP) � After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever successful artificial heart transplant in the West Bank last month he was greeted with flowers, balloons and cheering crowds and publicly praised by Palestinian President... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Scientists Find Protein in Blood to ID Alzheimer’s DiseaseThe heartbreaking mystery of Alzheimer's and other dementias challenges researc
Israeli Scientists Find Protein in Blood to ID Alzheimer’s Disease
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
The heartbreaking mystery of Alzheimer's and other dementias challenges researchers to search for ways to diagnose, treat and eventually cure -- if not prevent -- the disease.Photo Credit: Geralt / Pixabay / public domain Researchers at Tel Aviv... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical servicesNABLUS, West Bank (AP) � After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever su
Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical services
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
NABLUS, West Bank (AP) � After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever successful artificial heart transplant in the West Bank last month he was greeted with flowers, balloons and cheering crowds and publicly praised by Palestinian President... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical services NABLUS, West Bank (AP) — After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever
Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical services
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
NABLUS, West Bank (AP) — After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever successful artificial heart transplant in the West Bank last month he was greeted with flowers, balloons and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
New Bitcoin Rival Currency Will Offer More Anonymity, Say Its CreatorsDigital currencies like bitcoin are touted for their anonymity. But in practice
New Bitcoin Rival Currency Will Offer More Anonymity, Say Its Creators
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
Digital currencies like bitcoin are touted for their anonymity. But in practice, it can be possible to trace transactions across the shared bitcoin ledger known as the blockchain and figure out who's sending bitcoin to whom. The creators of a new... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Global technology leader speaks at Technion event WALTHAM - Tal Wenderow, Executive VP of Product and Business Development at C
Global technology leader speaks at Technion event
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
WALTHAM - Tal Wenderow, Executive VP of Product and Business Development at Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. was a guest speaker at the American Technion Society’s Annual Event. Wenderow holds a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Scientists Warn Men ‘Less Talk’ on Cell PhonesScientists at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and the Carmel Medica
Israeli Scientists Warn Men ‘Less Talk’ on Cell Phones
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
Scientists at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and the Carmel Medical Center are warning men there is a risk in speaking on cell phones for more than an hour daily. According to a new study, the sperm count dropped to levels below the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) — Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) — Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresBy JOSEF FEDERMAN and COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press Published: February 1, 20
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 12 days ago
By JOSEF FEDERMAN and COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press Published: February 1, 2016 9:00 AM HAIFA, Israel (AP) -- Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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The Washington Times
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) — Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) — Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Israeli Academics Face Growing Boycott PressuresIsraeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prest
Israeli Academics Face Growing Boycott Pressures
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years at leading North... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresIsraeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prest
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years at leading North... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) � Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) � Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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Daily Herald
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel -- Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel -- Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years at... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressuresHAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his f
Israeli academics face growing boycott pressures
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
HAIFA, Israel (AP) - Israeli anthropologist Dan Rabinowitz is a leader in his field, heading a prestigious school of environmental studies at Tel Aviv University, authoring dozens of publications and holding visiting teaching positions over the years... Read more
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Aljazeera
Italian scholars boycott Israeli academic institutionsA group of Italian professors and researchers are planning to boycott Israeli a
Italian scholars boycott Israeli academic institutions
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
A group of Italian professors and researchers are planning to boycott Israeli academic institutions, saying the schools are complicit in "violations of international law and human rights". Some 170 scholars from more than 50 Italian universities and... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Calling out anti-Semitism | David SuissaIf you discriminate against the only Jewish country in the world, is that anti-
Calling out anti-Semitism | David Suissa
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
If you discriminate against the only Jewish country in the world, is that anti-Semitism? Let’s take the European Union (EU), which routinely discriminates against the Jewish state. Among the numerous “occupied territories” around the world, for... Read more
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PhysOrg
Automatic bug-repair system fixes 10 times as many errors as its predecessors“One of the most intriguing aspects of this research is that we’ve found that t
Automatic bug-repair system fixes 10 times as many errors as its predecessors
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
“One of the most intriguing aspects of this research is that we’ve found that there are indeed universal properties of correct code that you can learn from one set of applications and apply to another set of applications,” Martin Rinard says. Credit:... Read more
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The Jewish Week
$100 Million To Fight Israeli Brain DrainTo curb the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the
$100 Million To Fight Israeli Brain Drain
The Jewish Week / Posted 17 days ago
To curb the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the U.S. and Israeli scientific communities, newspaper publisher, businessman and philanthropist Mortimer Zuckerman has committed more than $100 million to attract... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Michael Bloomberg has been a fervent supporter of Israel, to a pointThe latest surprise in a presidential race full of surprises is the news that M
Michael Bloomberg has been a fervent supporter of Israel, to a point
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
The latest surprise in a presidential race full of surprises is the news that Michael Bloomberg is considering a third-party run if it appears that non-establishment candidates Donald Trump, Ted Cruz or Bernie Sanders might actually capture his... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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PhysOrg
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeReal estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarshi
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100 million in... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. Zuckerman says the Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more... Read more
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The Jewish Week
$100M To Fight Israeli Brain DrainTo stem the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the
$100M To Fight Israeli Brain Drain
The Jewish Week / Posted 18 days ago
To stem the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the U.S. and Israeli scientific collaboration, newspaper publisher and philanthropist Mortimer Zuckerman has committed more than $100 million to attract postdoctoral... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Associate professor earns research grantLEON SANTHAKUMAR/PHOTO EDITOR This grant will be awarded for research through 2
Associate professor earns research grant
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 22 days ago
LEON SANTHAKUMAR/PHOTO EDITOR This grant will be awarded for research through 2019. By PETER JI For The News-Letter University President Ronald J. Daniels presented the inaugural President’s Frontier Award to Sharon Gerecht, an associate professor... Read more
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The Jewish Press
71 British Doctors Demand Banning Israel’s Medical AssociationA group of 71 British physicians have approached the World Medical Association
71 British Doctors Demand Banning Israel’s Medical Association
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
A group of 71 British physicians have approached the World Medical Association (WMA) demanding to revoke the membership of the Israeli Medical Association, was revealed in a Wednesday meeting of the Knesset Science and Technology Committee dealing... Read more
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Science Daily
Mechanical stimulation of cardiac cells could make better pacemakersThe team's findings, published this week in Nature Physics, also demonstrate fo
Mechanical stimulation of cardiac cells could make better pacemakers
Science Daily / Posted 26 days ago
The team's findings, published this week in Nature Physics, also demonstrate for the first time that direct physical contact with the cardiac cells isn't required to synchronize their beating. As long as the cardiac cells are in the tissue being... Read more
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J Weekly
Israelis pitch in to bring safe water to remote schoolThanks to volunteers from the Engineers without Borders (EwB) chapter at the Te
Israelis pitch in to bring safe water to remote school
J Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
Thanks to volunteers from the Engineers without Borders (EwB) chapter at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, a rural community in northern Ethiopia now has a safe drinking-water system for its school. The system collects rainwater from the... Read more
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J Weekly
Construction underway on Technion campus in ChinaThe Technion-Israel Institute of Technology will open a research center in Shan
Construction underway on Technion campus in China
J Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology will open a research center in Shantou, China. Construction of the Guandong Technion Israel Institute of Technology began last month. The institute is the product of a $130 million gift from investor Li... Read more

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