What’s Happening in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Unexpected Undulations in Biological Membranes

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

How biological membranes - such as the plasma membrane of animal cells or the inner membrane of bacteria

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Israeli Researchers Develop Infrared Film That May Replace Costly Night-Vision Goggles

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev say they have developed low-cost infrared sensors that can be used to create the world’s thinnest night-vision glasses as well...

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Changing Tides: Darwinism Discovered in Sea Anemone Venom

Friday, March 16, 2018

Many animals use venom to protect themselves from predators and to catch prey. Some, like jellyfish, have tentacles, while others, like bees and snakes, use stingers and fangs to...

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Israeli water desalination technique could help relieve Cape Town’s thirst

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

For months, Cape Town, a city of four million people, has been facing the doomsday scenario of taps running dry. The city’s Theewaterskloof Dam, a water reservoir which once...

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Certain Smiles Aren't All They're Cracked Up to Be

Monday, March 12, 2018

Sweaty palms, a racing heart, a faltering voice. Many people find public speaking unpleasant. The mere anticipation of social evaluation increases the activity of almost all body...

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Extreme conditions: studying the Dead Sea

Saturday, March 10, 2018

The Dead Sea is quite literally a place unlike any other on Earth. Aside from being the lowest inhabited place on the planet,

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Traffic Noise and Ambient Air Pollution affects the Health of Pregnant Women

Thursday, March 8, 2018

A new prospective study being conducted now at Soroka University Medical Center in collaboration with BGU's Department of Public Health points to a direct correlation between...

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Now You Can Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch, Instead Of Culling Them

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Each year more than seven billion fluffy little yellow chicks worldwide are tossed into a grinder or gassed to death less than 24 hours after hatching because they are of no use...

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Nanoparticles Deliver Drugs on Target

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Researchers in the Technion Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Engineering have developed a new drug-release method that uses light for highly targeted, completely non-invasive...

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