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"The Dead Sea has historical, biblical, natural, touristic, medical and industrial values that make it an invaluable cultural, environmental and economic treasure," said Avner Adin, a specialist in water science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. After years of studies, the US$1.1 billion Red Sea "Peace ...
Dr Martina Weisz, a research fellow at the Hebrew University's Vidal Sassoon Center for the Study of Anti-Semitism, discusses the place of the Jews in the Spanish and Portuguese colonial project, which started immediately after the momentous expulsion of the Jews from these countries, in the late 15th ...

Even prior to the signing of the agreement, about half of Hebrew University's pension obligations were being funded through the state's higher education budget. The additional 70 million shekels per year is designed to help the university meet its pension obligations over the next decade, when they are ...
David Naor, speaking with ISRAEL21c at the Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology in Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem. All these diseases, he explains, are associated with pathological amyloid proteins that could be neutralized by the 5-mer peptide Naor has ...
“The supporters of American Friends of the Hebrew University create the most elegant and meaningful event every season,” Barbara Rothschild said. “The 2018 Palm Beach Dinner was an extraordinary evening for all of us who are devoted to the Hebrew University and to preserving the rich heritage of ...
She changed her mind after taking a course in machine learning at Hebrew University and switched her focus to artificial intelligence. “I thought, 'OK, I still want to do research, but instead of trying to understand the brain, maybe I can focus on trying to create machines and build algorithms that mimic what ...

In 2005, Hebrew University archaeologist Eilat Mazar uncovered a large stone structure that she dated, based on pottery and other finds, to the 10th century B.C.E., and proclaimed it to be King David's palace. Skeptics countered that the building dated, at best, to a century later, the ninth century B.C.E., with ...
Last summer, scientists at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem found that male sperm counts had fallen by almost 60 per cent in 40 years. In what was the largest study of its kind, they analysed data from 43,000 men from North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, taking in 185 studies from 1973 to ...
The bill has already passed the first of three rounds of voting in Israel's parliament, the Knesset. A campaign against the law spearheaded by Amiram Goldblum, emeritus professor of pharmaceutical chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has gained the support of 220 senior academics in Israel.
Second-author Professor Daniel Rosenfeld of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Institute of Earth Sciences studied the role of ultrafine particles on thunderstorms. While larger particles were known to enhance thunderstorms, scientists had not observed – until now – that even smaller particles, like ...
The 100-year-old collection, on loan from Jerusalem's Hebrew University, centers around four areas of Einstein's life: scientific accomplishments, private life, public image, and his ideas that have influenced modern life. The exhibit, “Albert Einstein: Life in Four Dimensions,” is currently on its first stop at the ...
Attorney General Jeff Sessions unwittingly has become a key supporter of Israel's thriving medical marijuana industry. Just ask cannabis researcher Yossi Tam. Speaking in Palo Alto this week, the Israeli expert on cannabinoids — chemicals that give the cannabis plant its medical and recreational ...
A former planetarium on the Edmond J. Safra Campus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is to be repurposed as a $5 million museum and visitors' center dedicated to the personal archives of renowned physicist Albert Einstein, father of the theory of relativity. Einstein was among the founders of the ...
Hebrew University Professor Tallay Ornan and Tel Aviv University Professor Benjamin Sass scrutinized the sealing and provided a more detailed description of the imprint, and revealed that the articulation of the figures is evidence that they were Israel Jews. “[The sealing portrays] two standing men, facing ...
Ran Hassin, a social psychologist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Federmann Center for the Study of Rationality, along with Hebrew University graduate student Yaniv Abir; Prof. Alexander Todorov of Princeton University; and Prof. Ron Dotsch, formerly of Utrecht University in the Netherlands.
Hebrew University's Professor Tallay Ornan and Tel Aviv University's Professor Benjamin Sass, studied the sealing and describe it: “Above a double line are two standing men, facing each other in a mirror-like manner. Their heads are depicted as large dots, lacking any details. The hands facing outward ...
Merck Group, the German pharmaceutical and life sciences company, today inaugurated a technology innovation laboratory at its subsidiary Qlight Nanotech in Jerusalem, hosted on the Hebrew University's Edmund J. Safra Campus. The laboratory is part of Merck's commitment to Israel, collaboration with ...

MERCK_LOGO_Blue_RGB February 7, 2018 | German pharmaceutical giant Merck has launched an innovation lab through its subsidiary Qlight Nanotech at the Edward J. Safra campus of Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the company announced on Monday. The lab “emphasizes Merck's commitment to ...
Robert S. Wistrich, a renowned Hebrew University authority on anti-Semitism who died in May 2015. In the discussion that followed, members of the audience challenged Rosensaft for asserting that anti-Semitism was comparable to other forms of bigotry. Wistrich's widow, Danielle, drew a large round of ...
... including letters from S.N. Bose to Albert Einstein, held by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and selected papers of Srinivasa Ramanujan, ...
... in Computer Science from UCLA, MS in Applied Mathematics and BSc in Mathematics and Physics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Theoretical physicists Zohar Ringel and Dmitry Kovrizhin from the University of Oxford and the Hebrew University in Israel applied Monte Carlo ...
While it sounds like a fun thought experiment that's impossible to verify, researchers at Oxford and Hebrew University may now have proven ...
As her husband was embarking on a year's sabbatical from the Faculty of Arts at the Hebrew University, it was the perfect time to write their play ...
This past summer marked the fifth year of Azusa Pacific University's archaeological excavation at Abel Beth Maacah with the Hebrew University ...
Integra, set up by Yissum to invest in life science spinouts from Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has secured an initial tranche led by Temasek.
In the talk, Naftali Tishby, a computer scientist and neuroscientist from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, presented evidence in support of a ...
Last January researchers at the Hebrew University together with Dr. Vered Molina-Hazan from the IDF Medical Corps published a study, ...
Biotechnologist Yael Goldberg from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem explains: “We are screening hundreds of DNA samples. And from ...
... he returned to academic scholarship at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he studied Byzantine icon paintings in one of the oldest ...
said Maryanthe Malliaris of the University of Chicago, co-author of the new work along with Saharon Shelah of the Hebrew University of ...
... than doubling,” said Daniel Rosenfeld, an atmospheric scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, who was not connected to the study.
... than doubling,” Daniel Rosenfeld, atmospheric scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem not involved in the study says in the release.
said Maryanthe Malliaris of the University of Chicago, co-author of the new work along with Saharon Shelah of the Hebrew University of ...
Who is this sculpture of? Archaeologists believe they are closer to finding out. Gaby Laron/Hebrew University/Selz Foundation Hazor ...
Days before Mobileye was bought up by Intel in the largest exit in Israel's history, the top administrators at Hebrew University signed an ...
As part of the arrangement between Mobileye and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Yissum Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew ...
Amnon Shashua, the co-founder of the auto-technology company Mobileye, has resigned from the faculty of the Hebrew University amid a ...
Israeli company Integra Holdings, which invests in life science innovations originating from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, today ...
Ron Arad designed 'Genius: 100 Visions of the Future,' the Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University's commemoration of Albert Einstein.
The Torch of Learning Award was created by the American Friends of The Hebrew University (AFHU) and "recognizes individuals identified ...
Why did the Hebrew University of Jerusalem abandon its claim to $300 million from the Mobileye-Intel deal to which it recently believed it was ...
Since autumn, the Montagu Centre has been hosting the Hebrew University's Melton adult education programme jointly with the Lyons Institute of West London Synagogue.
The 69-year-old Palestinian activist was convicted in the 1969 supermarket bombing in Israel that killed two Hebrew University students. She served 10 years before being released in a prisoner exchange. Her supporters said it would be "impossible for ...
Lidor, from Kibbutz Ein Zivan in the Golan Heights, served in the army's elite 8200 intelligence unit and attended Hebrew University before transferring to and graduating from Harvard. Roichman, a semiprofessional windsurfer, enrolled in Tel Aviv ...
Lidor, from Kibbutz Ein Zivan in the Golan Heights, served in the army's elite 8200 intelligence unit and attended Hebrew University before transferring to and graduating from Harvard. Roichman, a semiprofessional windsurfer, enrolled in Tel Aviv ...
"We could be talking about a significant detriment across the population," Dr. Aron Troen, a nutritional neuroscientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem who helped lead the survey, told JTA. "For anyone below the minimum level, you may loose 7 to ...
The two are accused of using contacts they had in Mobileye, via their association with Hebrew University, where much of the research and development for the road safety system was conducted, and which still has strong ties to the company.
The lunches take place from noon to 1 p.m. every Wednesday in Lent at Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 75 East Ave. The Wednesday entree is chicken and biscuits, catered by Molinaro's Ristorante.
A historian of Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Yuval Harari writes in his 2017 book, "Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow," that technology will lead to "superfluous people" as "intelligent nonconscious algorithms" improve.


 

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