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

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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In brain stimulation therapy less might be more

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Theoretical and experimental results demonstrate a new insight for optimizing rTMS, one of the common non-invasive magnetic brain stimulation therapies used to treatbrain...

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Exposure of Mothers to Terror Attacks during Pregnancy Increases the Risk of Schizophrenia in Their Children

Friday, June 1, 2018

The children of mothers exposed to terror attacks during pregnancy are 2.5 times more likely to develop schizophrenia than mothers not to exposed to terror during pregnancy. This...

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Excess nutrients, coupled with climate change, damage the most highly resilient corals

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Over the last 30 years, 50% of the world's coral reefs have suffered significant damage due to climate change and acidification with the last three being the worst in reefs recent...

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Mechanism involving specific microRNA and muscle molecules plays role in ALS, TAU researchers say

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

A new Tel Aviv University study identifies a previously unknown mechanism involved in the development of Lou Gehrig's disease, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The research...

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