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

Cell discovery holds out promise for Parkinson’s therapy

Sunday, April 29, 2018

An Israeli-led international study featured on the cover of The Journal of Neuroscience in February, holds the promise of advancing the field of cell-replacement therapy for...

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New algorithm identifies fake users on social networks

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Fraudulent user profiles – bots – are a serious and growing concern on social media. By some estimates, as many as 48 million Twitter accounts and 270 million Facebook...

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Israeli researchers develop ‘game-changing’ tech that could make computers run 100 times faster

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Hebrew University researchers may have developed technology that will make computers and other optic communication devices run 100 times faster. “In the world of hi-tech...

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NASA To Test Israeli-Made Radiation Protection Space Vest On Orion EM-1 Flight

Monday, April 23, 2018

Israel’s Space Agency (ISA) and NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) announced on Tuesday that they were joining forces to protect astronauts in space from...

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How advanced nanotechnology can improve cancer care

Sunday, April 22, 2018

A new Tel Aviv University study addresses the challenges of nanoparticle-based cancer-targeting strategies. It also suggests ways of refocusing the collaborative work of cancer...

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Innovative Surgery to Freeze Liver Cancer Metastasis

Monday, April 16, 2018

Dr. Yevgeny Solomonov, head of the surgical department at the Ziv Medical Center in Safed, used advanced technology to freeze liver cancer metastasis using liquid nitrogen as part...

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Israeli Nano-Drops Bring Simple Eye Fix Into View

Friday, April 13, 2018

A new medical procedure using "nano" eye drops could help millions by providing a simple alternative to laser correction, glasses and contact lenses, according to a recent study...

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A Group of Young Chemistry Researchers Win Grant to Develop Catalyst to Turn CO2 Into Liquid Fuel

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The biggest challenge in chemistry today is creating tailor-made catalysts and a group of young chemistry researchers has won a competitive grant of NIS 10 million from the Israel...

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Israeli Scientists Discover Early Indicators Of Dangerous Pregnancy Complication

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Israeli scientists recently announced that they have discovered a breakthrough method to identify critical molecular biomarkers of preeclampsia, a pregnancy complication that can...

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Israeli Startup Launches AI-Powered Alert App To Help Farmers Save Crops From Disease, Pests

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Common Smut, Tip Blight, Downy Mildew, and Phytophthora root rot. If you were an onion, maize, tomato or bell pepper farmer, you’d be alarmed as these are the names of just some...

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Structure Designed By Technion Students In Order To Simulate Life On Mars

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Six “astronauts” have entered a structure designed by Technion students in order to simulate life on Mars. The building was erected near the town of Mitzpeh Ramon as a first...

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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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