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

Nanocrystals Give MRI a New Shine

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Dr. Amnon Bar-Shir says the idea came to him from a picture in a book: a photo of a purple crystal known as fluorite (calcium fluoride). Bar-Shir is a magnetic resonance imaging...

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Israeli Water Start-Up Selected as International 'Technology Pioneer'

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The World Economic Forum has chosen Watergen as one of its technology pioneers out of hundreds of candidates.

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Technion Students Alert Microsoft To Massive Breach In Voice Assistant Cortana

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Two Israeli students from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology discovered a massive vulnerability in the security of Microsoft’s virtual assistant Cortana, which...

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BGU Scientists Demonstrate Spontaneous Buckling in Contractile Poroelastic Actomyosin Sheets

Monday, July 2, 2018

Scientists from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have reported the intrinsic ability of active contractile materials to spontaneously form 3D structures during contraction, in...

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Modern laser science enhanced by 2,300-year-old tech

Saturday, June 30, 2018

An active field of research, laser optical trapping works to control the movement and position of particles of different sizes and shapes. The ability to move small particles in a...

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The Immune System: Cracking Open the Black Box

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Nature Biotechnology reports on an innovative technology that will provide the scientific community with novel tools to gain a comprehensive understanding of immune system...

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Technion Scientist Invents New Wearable Health System For Detecting Disease

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Wearable health monitoring devices are among the most exciting scientific developments. Technology capable of tracking vital signs, activity, fitness, and sleep quality such as in...

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Magic Eye: OrCam’s Revolutionary Tech Opens A Whole New World For The Visually Impaired

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Amnon Shashua and Ziv Aviram, the founders of Mobileye, one of Israel’s biggest companies acquired by Intel for $15.3 billion for its groundbreaking vision-based...

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BGU Researchers: Prolonged Stress can Impact Quality of Sperm

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Prolonged stress, such as that experienced during military conflict, can have an adverse impact on sperm quality, according to a new study by researchers at BGU and Soroka...

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US Aerospace Giant Lockheed Martin To Open Science-Focused Preschool In Jerusalem

Thursday, June 7, 2018

US aerospace company and airplane manufacturer Lockheed Martin, the maker of the F-35 stealth fighter jet, is opening a science- and tech-focused preschool in Jerusalem, the...

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

Tuesday, June 5, 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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