First successful maneuver around the moon

Engineering team of SpaceIL and IAI successfully performs the first maneuver around the moon.Yoni Kempinski, 4/7/2019, 7:00 AM

'This is a major milestone, we’re optimistic'

Watch: Yonatan Winetraub, co-founder of SpaceIL, discusses Beresheet's critical maneuver into orbit around the moon.Yoni Kempinski, 4/5/2019, 3:38 AM

Israeli cyber researchers unveil Xiamoi phones' security breach

Xiaomi is the third largest player in the global mobile market and holds 8% of the global market share.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2019, 7:26 PM

El Al flight attendant hospitalized with serious case of measles

Flight attendant unconscious, on a respirator after contracting measles on a flight from Tel Aviv to New York.Ben Sales/JTA, 4/4/2019, 6:06 PM

Israeli spacecraft successfully 'captured' by the moon

'Beresheet' performs critical maneuver into orbit around the moon in preparation for landing on lunar surface.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2019, 4:29 PM

Israel's measles outbreak started in Ukraine

Measles outbreak traced to annual mass pilgrimage to Uman, Ukraine for Rosh HashanahMarcy Oster/JTA, 4/4/2019, 12:17 AM

Beresheet to make critical manuever to orbit the moon

Israeli spacecraft to make 'Lunar Capture' maneuver tomorrow to enter into the moon's orbit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2019, 7:46 PM

Renewable energy accounts for a third of global power capacity

Nearly two-thirds of all new power generation capacity added in 2018 was from renewables, IRENA report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2019, 2:38 PM

Woman hospitalized after juice diet goes awry

Woman may have irreversible brain damage after embarking on diet at alternative healer's recommendation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2019, 9:57 AM

Hadassah joins fight against infectious diseases in Ethiopia

Jerusalem's Hadassah hospital brings Israeli medical advances to East Africa to help to prevent spread of infectious diseases in Ethiopia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2019, 9:40 AM

Israeli spacecraft snaps picture of Earth en route to the moon

Beresheet lunar lander craft successfully completes maneuver 10 days ahead of planned moon landing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2019, 10:27 AM

New mother exposes maternity ward and nursery to measles

Unvaccinated mother contracts measles, exposes hospital nursery.Chana Roberts, 4/1/2019, 7:39 AM

Double-organ transplant for 13-year old at Israel's Schneider

Due to a life-threating deterioration of her liver condition as well as diabetes, Amram needed a combined liver and pancreas transplant.Yoni Kempinski, 3/31/2019, 4:36 PM

What are Israel’s best medical advances?

These innovative technologies are improving the lives of people all around the globe., 3/30/2019, 10:31 PM

Facebook, Instagram to ban white nationalist posts

Social media outlets expand ban on white supremacists to include white nationalist and white separatist groups and comments.Ben Sales, JTA, 3/28/2019, 3:44 PM beats Google for best search engine

Stiftung Warentest compares 50 search queries with typos, vague descriptions, other ambiguities, then evaluated relevance of first 6 resultsMordechai Sones, 3/28/2019, 10:44 AM

'The goal is to show that Israel can do it'

SpaceIL President Morris Kahn explains what attracted him to the project of sending the Beresheet spacecraft to the moon.Yoni Kempinski, 3/28/2019, 12:42 AM

These ADHD medications may predict future antidepressant use

Childhood methylphenidate treatment predicts antidepressant use during adolescence, study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 9:56 AM

US county declares state of emergency amid measles outbreak

In attempt to stem measles outbreak, New York county bans unvaccinated minors from public places.AFP, 3/27/2019, 7:58 AM

Three children in Lod diagnosed with measles

Three daycare children, including 5-month-old baby, diagnosed with measles in Lod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 3:32 PM

United Hatzalah slams MDA following lawsuit

Following MDA slander suit, United Hatzalah issues letter of defense to court, claims MDA preventing its responders from reaching victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2019, 5:38 PM

Purim miracle: Heart transplant saves 13-year-old's life

Young boy receives life-saving new heart at Schneider Children's hospital on Shushan Purim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2019, 1:00 PM

Facebook staff had access to hundreds of millions of passwords

Facebook reveals it did not properly mask the passwords of hundreds of millions of its users, leading to them being accessible by its staff.Ben Ariel, 3/22/2019, 3:05 AM

Sheba Medical Center ranked as one of world's top 10 hospitals

Tel Aviv hospital ranks #10 in list of top hospitals globally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2019, 8:32 PM

Daily use of pot increases risk of psychosis, study finds

The research study was published by the journal The Lancet Psychiatry on Tuesday.Sara Rubenstein, 3/21/2019, 7:32 PM

Israeli spacecraft maneuvers into position to enter lunar orbit

Beresheet, Israel's lunar lander craft, performs special maneuver to ensure the first Israeli spaceship ever manages to enter lunar orbit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2019, 11:00 AM

Google hit with $1.7 billion fine by E.U.

The fine is the third one that the EU has imposed on Google since 2017.Sara Rubenstein, 3/20/2019, 7:28 PM

Beresheet conducts final major maneuver on way to moon

Israeli spacecraft burns engines for 60 seconds as it shifts orbit to land on the moon next month.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/19/2019, 8:52 PM

How to avoid the post-Purim hangover

Following a few simple guidelines will help you drink responsibly and avoid embarrassment and headaches.Matanel Roth, 3/19/2019, 12:39 PM

Facebook experiences outages around the world

Users around the world, especially in Western Europe and the United States, report problems signing in and uploading posts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2019, 12:27 AM

Is there something wrong with the new Boeing 737 jets?

Effort to recover bodies from Ethiopia plane crash continues. 8 Americans, 2 Israelis among 157 dead. Is something faulty with Boeing 737?Mordechai Sones, 3/11/2019, 9:11 PM

Toddler dies after choking on hot dog

Three-year-old girl dies in hospital after choking on a hot dog at her grandparents' home. Drs: Slice hot dogs before giving to children.Chana Roberts, 3/6/2019, 2:45 PM

Researchers identify the beneficial role of sleep

Sleep increases chromosome dynamics that clear out DNA damage accumulated during waking hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 2:13 PM

E-cigarettes banned in public places

New law banning advertisement of smoking products and smoking e-cigarettes in public places goes into effect on Friday.Chana Roberts, 3/6/2019, 9:48 AM

First photos from Israeli spacecraft

New selfie taken by Beresheet at a distance of nearly 38,000 kilometers from earth shows Australia, craft inscriptions, clearly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2019, 2:42 PM

Days after malfunction, Israeli lunar lander completes maneuver

Israeli moon mission appears back on track, as lander completes maneuver, days after malfunction caused shutdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2019, 10:59 PM

Israel ranked 10th healthiest country in the world

Bloomberg ranks Israel as 10th healthiest country, ahead of US at 64th.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 2/27/2019, 7:50 AM

Weizmann Institute invests $100 million in AI research center

New artificial intelligence center at Weizmann Institute in Rehovot aims to help Israel become a world leader in underexplored areas of AI.Larry Luxner, JTA, 2/26/2019, 9:19 AM

Israeli spacecraft takes off for the Moon

Watch as rocket carrying Israel's Beresheet spacecraft takes off from Cape Canaveral.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2019, 3:27 AM

Israeli lunar mission to launch Thursday

Israeli spacecraft to be launched from Cape Canaveral Thursday night, bound for the Moon in Israel's first lunar landing mission.AFP, 2/21/2019, 8:25 PM

Israel's first lunar mission to launch this week

Israel set to be fourth country to land spacecraft on moon with launch from Cape Canaveral on Friday. "We are entering history."AFP, 2/19/2019, 11:20 AM

Watch: 'Smart gloves'

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS 2019 tech exhibition opens in Dallas, Texas. Among items on display: Virtual reality glasses.Eliran Aharon, 2/13/2019, 4:13 PM

Facebook removes Hosen LeYisrael's post

Benny Gantz's party called on the public to harass Likud candidates and published their phone numbers. Post removed due to rule violations.Ben Ariel, 2/13/2019, 3:45 AM

6 people who confronted Israeli spyware firm targeted in stings

People who challenged spyware firm allegedly targeted by people using fake identities trying to extract embarrassing information.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 2/12/2019, 1:45 PM

Israelis are the top users of social media in the world

Pew study shows Israeli adults have highest level of social media use in the world, with 77% of adults connected.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/8/2019, 7:53 AM

Israeli technology comes to the rescue in Brazil

Brazil to receive 10 generators that use Israeli technology to produce pure, clean-drinking water from ambient air.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2019, 2:06 AM

New Israeli program finds donors for kidney transplant patients

Program using advanced software to help patients suffering from complications resulting from past transplants to find suitable donors.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/31/2019, 5:06 PM

Spreading Jewish technology and innovation

110Hub to host hi-tech and business conference for young Jewish entrepreneurs and professionals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 1:43 PM

Research puts obesity and fatty liver disease treatment in reach

Hebrew University Professor Amiram Goldblum’s team discovers 27 new molecules with significant therapeutic potential.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 12:34 PM

Twitter suspends accounts aiming fake news at Israel

61 accounts aimed linked to foreign fake news campaigns aimed at manipulating Israeli public opinion suspended from Twitter.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/29/2019, 7:13 PM

Israeli Cabinet approves export of medical cannabis

Cabinet okays export of medicinal marijuana, paving way for sales to Australia, Germany, Austria, and Mexico.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/29/2019, 7:46 AM

Samsung to acquire Israeli smartphone camera company

Samsung reportedly signs $155 million deal to acquire Tel Aviv-based Corephotonics Ltd.Ben Ariel, 1/29/2019, 5:49 AM

Whatsapp, Instagram and FB Messenger to integrate by 2020

Mark Zuckerberg seeks to integrate Whatsapp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger, with end-to-end encryption.Arutz Sheva, 1/25/2019, 4:16 PM

Hebrew U to open tech centers in Chicago, Paraguay and China

Hebrew University in Jerusalem announces plans to open three international tech centers in US, China, and Paraguay.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/25/2019, 9:15 AM

Hadassah's new 'Locomat' helps paralyzed IDF soldier

Combat soldier paralyzed by Guillain – Barre Syndrome determined to regain ability move, aided by 'Locomat' robotic walking system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2019, 12:24 PM

Israel ranked as world's 5th most innovative nations

Israel beats US in innovation listing, jumping from 10th place to 5th, while US rises from 11th to 8th.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/23/2019, 2:58 PM

Yeshiva University students experience 'Start-Up Nation'

YU undergraduate women and men visit some of Israel’s most exciting and revolutionary companies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 3:12 AM