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PhysOrg
Chameleons' swiveling eyes not as independent as once thoughtWell known among nature's best tricksters for their ability to change color to
Chameleons' swiveling eyes not as independent as once thought
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
Well known among nature's best tricksters for their ability to change color to fit their background, chameleons have yet another talent up their lizardly sleeves – eyes that swivel around and appear to be looking in two directions at once. In... Read more
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CNET
Computer game for chameleons tests their telescopic eyesOne of the things chameleons are known for, aside from their colour-changing sk
Computer game for chameleons tests their telescopic eyes
CNET / Posted 12 days ago
One of the things chameleons are known for, aside from their colour-changing skin, is their rather marvellous eyes. With top and bottom eyelids fused together, the chameleon peers through a small hole left between them; but the entire structure can... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Harvard, Stanford, MIT top 2015 Shanghai Ranking, Hebrew U 67th, Technion 18th in CSView of the Hebrew University campus at "Mount Scopus." Photo Credit: Miriam Al
Harvard, Stanford, MIT top 2015 Shanghai Ranking, Hebrew U 67th, Technion 18th in CS
The Jewish Press / Posted 16 days ago
View of the Hebrew University campus at "Mount Scopus." Photo Credit: Miriam Alster/FLASh90 (JNi.media) Harvard University is still number one in the world, for the 13th year, in the 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) released on... Read more
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Business Insider
The startup scene in Israel is going bonkers, and the Chinese are swooping inThis summer, it’s raining unicorns — tech startups valued at more than $1 billi
The startup scene in Israel is going bonkers, and the Chinese are swooping in
Business Insider / Posted 19 days ago
This summer, it’s raining unicorns — tech startups valued at more than $1 billion — and as a result the Israeli tech scene is going absolutely crazy. Business Insider just spent a week in Israel meeting with over a dozen tech companies and VCs. They... Read more
27d
Independent
Nobel Prize: UK universities fail to make top 10 list for most science and medical winnersBut British institutions are falling behind foreign rivals when it comes to hos
Nobel Prize: UK universities fail to make top 10 list for most science and medical winners
Independent / Posted 27 days ago
But British institutions are falling behind foreign rivals when it comes to hosting academics who win the awards, according to a US-dominated league table. Not one British institution made the top 10 of those with science and medical Nobel... Read more
27d
The Jewish Advocate
Technion leader visits BostonChestnut Hill: Major General (Res.) Amos Horev spoke to American Technion Socie
Technion leader visits Boston
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Chestnut Hill: Major General (Res.) Amos Horev spoke to American Technion Society (ATS) supporters and friends at a luncheon at Legal Sea Foods. Horev is Chairman of the Israel Technion Society and Deputy Chair of the Technion International Board of... Read more
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Business Wire
Weltwirtschaftsforum zeichnet Novocure als Technologiepionier ausST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure, ein kommerziell arbeitendes Onko
Weltwirtschaftsforum zeichnet Novocure als Technologiepionier aus
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
ST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure, ein kommerziell arbeitendes Onkologie-Unternehmen, wurde heute vom Weltwirtschaftsforum in die Liste der Technologiepioniere aufgenommen - eine Anerkennung für die innovativsten Unternehmen der Welt.... Read more
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Business Wire
Novocure Selected as Technology Pioneer by World Economic ForumST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure, a commercial stage oncology comp
Novocure Selected as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
ST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure, a commercial stage oncology company, was selected today as one of the World Economic Forum’s “Technology Pioneers”, a recognition of the world’s most innovative companies. Novocure is developing a novel,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
We, The Sheeple1. "There is a huge gap between us (Jews) and our enemies, not just in ability
We, The Sheeple
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
1. "There is a huge gap between us (Jews) and our enemies, not just in ability but in morality, culture, sanctity of life, and conscience. They are our neighbors here, but it seems as if at a distance of a few hundred meters away, there are people... Read more
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PhysOrg
A web-based application for biorefinery design and evaluation of serial biomass fermentationTwo single computer-model modules are used by BioLEGO to characterize a two-ste
A web-based application for biorefinery design and evaluation of serial biomass fermentation
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
Two single computer-model modules are used by BioLEGO to characterize a two-step/two-organism fermentation process. Any two building blocks can be used, assuming they are represented in compatible model formats. The application will support more... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New Tel Aviv University study sheds light on precise trigger of deadly melanomaSkin cancer is the most common of all cancers, and melanoma, which accounts for
New Tel Aviv University study sheds light on precise trigger of deadly melanoma
News-Medical-Net / Posted 29 days ago
Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers, and melanoma, which accounts for 2% of skin cancer cases, is responsible for nearly all skin cancer deaths. Melanoma rates in the US have been rising rapidly over the last 30 years, and although... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Feds award $114M grant to University of Toronto for regenerative medicine programTORONTO -- The University of Toronto has been awarded a $114-million federal gr
Feds award $114M grant to University of Toronto for regenerative medicine program
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
TORONTO -- The University of Toronto has been awarded a $114-million federal grant for a new regenerative medicine program aimed at developing innovative cell-based treatments for such major diseases as cancer, diabetes and blindness. The seven-year... Read more

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