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EuroNews
Creating the perfect tomatothat tomatoes that get good nutrition and water will grow bigger,” explains Ami
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
that tomatoes that get good nutrition and water will grow bigger,” explains Amit Koch, a plant breeding scientist at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. “But we want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without irrigation and... Read more
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The Jewish Press
China Buys Israel’s Lab Meat Technology for $300 Million | 26 Elul 5777 – September 17, 2017SuperMeat reached its $100,000 crowdfunding goal, and as recruited award-winnin
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
SuperMeat reached its $100,000 crowdfunding goal, and as recruited award-winning biomedical engineer Yaakov Nahmias of the Hebrew University and Prof. Shulamit Levenberg from the Technion to develop a meat-making machine that would utilize animal... Read more
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The Forward
Yom Kippur Eve Is Night Of Forbidden Love For Secular Israeli Teensabout their sins,” said Engelberg, who teaches sociology and Israel studies at
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
about their sins,” said Engelberg, who teaches sociology and Israel studies at the Rothberg International School at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. “Rabbi Gamliel lived just after the Jewish Temple was destroyed and is recalling another... Read more
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New Kerala
Genius: 100 Visions of the Future - World's First 3D printed book prototype unveiled last night in Montreal at gala dinner - Celebrating a Century of Genius - newkerala news #271584Expedition 22 and Expedition 23 aboard the ISS. Conceived by Rami Kleinmann, Pr
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Expedition 22 and Expedition 23 aboard the ISS. Conceived by Rami Kleinmann, President and CEO of Canadian Friends of Hebrew University and brought to life by Yifat Sharon, 3D Space Book Project Manager, the project, in collaboration with... Read more
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The Forward
The Top 10 Moments That Mattered To Jews In 5777politics and culture, and edits the Sisterhood blog. She received an MA in Jewi
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
politics and culture, and edits the Sisterhood blog. She received an MA in Jewish Studies and Comparative Religion from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a BA in Government from Cornell University. Contact her at dolsten@forward.com and follow... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How Shipping Might Be Making More Lightningocean areas that the lightning amount is more than doubling,” said Daniel Rosen
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
ocean areas that the lightning amount is more than doubling,” said Daniel Rosenfeld, an atmospheric scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, who was not connected to the study. “The study shows, highly unambiguously, the relationship... Read more
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Newsweek
The male infertility crisis: Who's killing America's sperm?Hagai Levine doesn’t scare easily. The Hebrew University public health research
Newsweek / Posted 9 days ago
Hagai Levine doesn’t scare easily. The Hebrew University public health researcher is the former chief epidemiologist for the Israel Defense Forces, which means he’s acquainted with danger and risk in a way most of his academic counterparts aren’t. So... Read more
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The Forward
How 23andMe Fell For Anti-Semitic ‘Khazar’ Canarddecided that many were pseudepigraphic and the remainder was of questionable re
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
decided that many were pseudepigraphic and the remainder was of questionable reliability. Stampfer, a historian at the Hebrew University, stated in an academic monograph, “Many of the most reliable contemporary texts that mention Khazars say... Read more
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The Forward
How 23andme Fell Prey To Anti-Semitic ‘Khazar’ Canarddecided that many were pseudepigraphic and the remainder was of questionable re
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
decided that many were pseudepigraphic and the remainder was of questionable reliability. Stampfer, an historian at the Hebrew University, stated in an academic monogaph, “Many of the most reliable contemporary texts that mention Khazars say... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu Departs for Historic Trip to South America | 20 Elul 5777 – September 10, 2017Prof. Arie Kacowic, a native of Buenos Aires and a Latin America expert at the
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
Prof. Arie Kacowic, a native of Buenos Aires and a Latin America expert at the department of International Relations at Hebrew University of Jerusalem. “Add into the fact that Bibi (Netanyahu) has aligned himself and allowed himself to become... Read more
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Daily Mail
Archaeologists find head from 4,300-old statue of unknown pharaohbiblical-era site in Israel, and was once the ‘largest and most important city
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
biblical-era site in Israel, and was once the ‘largest and most important city in the entire region,’ according to the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The ‘upper city’ was first settled in the third millennium BCE, during the Early Bronze Age,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A legendary volatility pioneer says one of the market's hottest trades is like 'betting on the roulette'hottest trades this year has involved betting on stocks to sit still. Count Da
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
hottest trades this year has involved betting on stocks to sit still. Count Dan Galai, a professor emeritus at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem whose work on an early volatility index was a precursor to the VIX, among those who dislike... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A legendary volatility pioneer says one of the market's hottest trades is like 'betting on the roulette'hottest trades this year has involved betting on stocks to sit still. Count Da
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
hottest trades this year has involved betting on stocks to sit still. Count Dan Galai, a professor emeritus at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem whose work on an early volatility index was a precursor to the VIX, among those who dislike... Read more
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Daily Mail
Silicon Valley executives getting £6,000 BLOOD transfusions from youngBECOME 'GOD-LIKE CYBORGS' Using biotechnology and genetic engineering, Profess
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
BECOME 'GOD-LIKE CYBORGS' Using biotechnology and genetic engineering, Professor Yuval Noah Harari, a historian from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, claims the wealthy will transform into a new type of divine, immortal human with complete... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The National Emblem Of Israel | Saul Jay Singer | 9 Elul 5777 – August 30, 2017far less known, but nonetheless remarkable, Shaul Hon (1921 – 2009) was a true
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
far less known, but nonetheless remarkable, Shaul Hon (1921 – 2009) was a true renaissance man, earning degrees from Hebrew University in nine different fields, including biblical studies, art history, linguistics, and law. He was Ma’ariv’s... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Rosalie Silberman Abella: Passionate Fighter for Justice | Prof. Livia Bitton-Jackson | 20 Av 5777 – August 11, 2017human rights. Then, in 2004, she was elevated to the Supreme Court of Canada.
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
human rights. Then, in 2004, she was elevated to the Supreme Court of Canada. To top it all, she has been a member of the Hebrew University International Board of Governors and the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council. Rosalie Abella has received 20... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mural of Rasmea Odeh at Reem’s Bakery leads to restraining orderFront for the Liberation of Palestine, she was convicted in the 1969 supermarke
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
Front for the Liberation of Palestine, she was convicted in the 1969 supermarket bombing in Jerusalem that killed two Hebrew University students, then released 10 years later in a prisoner exchange. Despite that, she’s a heroine on the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Gilead Sciences to Acquire Israeli Cancer Curing Kite Pharma for $11.9 Billion | 6 Elul 5777 – August 28, 2017worth $26 million. Dr. Belldegrun was born in Israel. He received his medical
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
worth $26 million. Dr. Belldegrun was born in Israel. He received his medical degree from the Hadassah Medical Center at Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 1974, and conducted his post-graduate studies at the Weizmann Institute of Science in 1979.... Read more
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The Hindu
I cannot compartmentalise my life, says David Shulmanforemost authorities on languages, philology, literature and cultural history o
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
foremost authorities on languages, philology, literature and cultural history of South India. Emeritus Professor at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, holder of a clutch of notable awards including the 2016 Israel Prize, and polyglot author of... Read more
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The Triangle
Biomed prof. receives funding for pediatric cardiac researchlab include St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Children’s Hospital of Phi
The Triangle / Posted 27 days ago
lab include St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Georgia Institute of Technology, Hebrew University, Penn State University, Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Virginia. For more... Read more
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The Irish Times
For every troll or road rager there are countless more ‘sounders’unprovoked generosity aren’t just contagious, but can boost both your physical
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
unprovoked generosity aren’t just contagious, but can boost both your physical and mental wellbeing. A 2005 study from the Hebrew University in Israel found a link between kindness and a gene that releases dopamine, a feel-good neurotransmitter in... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Emperor Justinian Mosaic Inscription Unearthed near Damascus Gate | 1 Elul 5777 – August 23, 2017inscription in their excavations, especially one so well-preserved and almost e
The Jewish Press / Posted 29 days ago
inscription in their excavations, especially one so well-preserved and almost entirely intact.” Dr. Leah Di Segni, of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, the expert on ancient Greek inscriptions, deciphered the inscription. The inscription reads,... Read more
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The Forward
Nadler Says Time For Jared Kushner To ‘Get Real’ About Trumpand chief editor of Channel 1 TV evening news. He was born in Canada and grew u
The Forward / Posted 30 days ago
and chief editor of Channel 1 TV evening news. He was born in Canada and grew up in Israel. He is a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Contact Nathan at guttman@forward.com, or follow him on Twitter @nathanguttmanYour... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
New peptide could help fight drug-resistant 'superbugs'mix. SOUNDBITE (English) SENIOR LECTURER AT THE INSTITUTE OF FOOD SCIENCE, NUTR
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 1 months ago
mix. SOUNDBITE (English) SENIOR LECTURER AT THE INSTITUTE OF FOOD SCIENCE, NUTRITION AT THE FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE IN THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY OF JERUSALEM, DOCTOR ZVI HAYOUKA, SAYING: "There are many, many, many antimicrobial peptides that were... Read more
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Raw Story
Criticism grows over Netanyahu’s response to US neo-Nazismhis concerns are his relationship with Trump.” For Abraham Diskin, an emeritus
Raw Story / Posted 1 months ago
his concerns are his relationship with Trump.” For Abraham Diskin, an emeritus political science professor at Jerusalem’s Hebrew University, Netanyahu has no choice but to be “cautious.” “You have to choose your fights,” he said. “You cannot... Read more
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