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Top Scientists Laud Israeli Brainpower in Confab

Water recycling and synthetic medication for flu strains are among of hundreds of Israel innovations, say Nobel Prize winning scientists.Eliran Aharon, 8/16/2015, 5:54 PM

Report: Iranian Academic Journal Seeks Israeli's Help

Chemistry professor gets invite to be member of the editorial board of an Iranian academic journal - an offer which she accepts.Moshe Cohen, 8/9/2015, 8:58 PM

US Students Discover Israel, Make Science Discoveries

Arutz Sheva talks with students on joint BIU/YU summer program to hear what they're learning about science and Israel.Eliran Aharon, 8/6/2015, 8:15 PM

NASA Chief Scientist Claims Aliens Will Be Found by 2025

Sci-fi or science? Head of NASA says proof of alien life just years away, top NASA administrator adds it will be found in our solar system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2015, 3:45 PM

Hanegbi Appointed Deputy Health Minister

Cabinet votes to appoint Tzahi Hanegbi as Deputy Health Minister and Tzipi Hotovely as Deputy Science Minister.Ben Ariel, 12/24/2014, 2:14 AM

Egypt's Military Has Cured AIDS?

Army announces 100% cure for AIDS and hepatitis C. Doctors call the 'cure' a 'scientific scandal.'Ari Yashar, 2/27/2014, 9:41 PM

Why do Religious Public Jewish Schools Lag in Science?

Study finds religious Jewish high schools behind in science, Arab schools ahead. Researchers search for a solution.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 2:47 PM

Israeli Doctor Discovers New Bacteria

34-year-old doctor of microbiology stumbles upon a new strain of bacteria during clinical testing.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 10:48 AM

Technion Program Prepares Hareidim for Hi-Tech

New mechina (university preparatory) program is designed to integrate hareidi, open the hi-tech workforce for them.Ari Yashar, 1/3/2014, 1:26 PM

Israeli Professor Vice-President of Project Including Iran, PA

SESAME project includes scientists from across the Middle East; aims to foster 'scientific excellence', build particle accelerator.Ari Soffer and AFP, 11/28/2013, 12:34 PM

'Extinct' Frog Appears in Israel

An ‘extinct’ frog makes a comeback in Israel’s Hula Valley, becoming a unique ‘living fossil.' A change from archaeological finds., 6/4/2013, 6:22 PM

NASA Rover Discovers Conditions Once Suited to Life on Mars

An analysis of a Mars rock sample by the Curiosity rover has unveiled minerals that are the building blocks of life, NASA said Tuesday.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/12/2013, 10:57 PM

German-Israeli Science Festival to be Launched at Hebrew U.

German and Israeli students will work together at Minerva Centers and the Harry Truman Institute at Hebrew U.Scott Krane, 10/18/2012, 12:15 AM

Ebay to Auction Einstein's 'G-d Letter' for $3 Million

A handwritten letter in which Albert Einstein wrote on religion and G-d is going up for sale on eBay, with bids starting at $3 millionRachel Hirshfeld , 10/9/2012, 1:08 PM

Israeli Kids' Career Choices: Medicine and Science

Israeli kids are twice as motivated to become doctors as are kids elsewhereDavid Lev, 9/20/2012, 7:06 PM

Jewish Teen Wins Google Science Prize

An eighth-grader from the San Diego Jewish Academy won a science prize amounting to $25,000, at annual Google Science Fair competition. Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/30/2012, 10:08 PM

'Jewish Nobel Prize' Worth $1 Million Established

PM Netanyahu announced a new international prize to be awarded to Jews who win global recognition due to achievements in science and arts.Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/26/2012, 8:46 PM

Bar Ilan, Yeshiva U Students Launch Summer Science Project

Thirty Yeshiva University "scientists" are on their way from New York to join their Israeli counterparts on a summer-long science project.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2012, 11:56 AM

Solar Flare to Pound Purim

A massive solar flare will give the Earth a 'bit of a jolt' this Purim as we head towards next year's solar cycle apex.Gabe Kahn., 3/8/2012, 1:13 PM

Lunar Eclipse on Shabbat Will Be Visible from Israel

Israelis will be treated on Shabbat to a rare astronomical event: A full eclipse of the moon as dusk falls upon Israel Saturday evening.David Lev, 12/8/2011, 12:42 PM

Velvl Greene, Head of BGU Jewish Medical Ethics, Dead at 83

Renowned BGU life scientist Professor Velvl Greene maintained a dialogue on religion with the late Lubavitcher Rebbe. He died Monday. Hana Levi Julian, 11/23/2011, 9:35 AM

NASA Launching Jupiter Probe

NASA is poised to launch a $1B probe to Jupiter, which is expected to arrive in 2016.Gabe Kahn., 8/5/2011, 4:09 PM

Updated 'Ella Center' Opened in Sderot

Sderot gets a science center in honor of brave teen killed in rocket strike.Maayana Miskin, 7/8/2011, 12:52 PM

Israeli Scientists Connect Social Pressure and False Memories

New research at the Israeli Weizmann Institute finds that a bit of social pressure may be all that is needed to falsify memory.Elad Benari, 7/1/2011, 11:12 AM

Israeli Doctoral Students to Receive Prestigious Fellowships

The Adams Fellowships of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities will be given out to top doctoral students in sciences on Wednesday.Elad Benari, 5/18/2011, 6:15 AM

Scientists Build Tool to Spot Ancient Earthquakes

Scientists at Tel Aviv University have created a new tool to help understand the patterns of ancient earthquakes. Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2011, 3:47 PM

Two Israel Women Win International Science Awards

UNESCO / L'Oréal have awarded a Co-Sponsored Fellowship for Young Women in Science to a female Israeli scientist for her work on consciousneTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/6/2011, 10:49 AM

Israel and European Space Agency Sign Revolutionary Agreement

A first of its kind agreement on cooperation in space exploration was signed between Israel and the European Space Agency (ESA).Yoni Kempinski, 1/31/2011, 4:14 AM

'Killer Paper' as Food Preservative

Scientists at Bar Ilan University have created a “killer paper” that they hope can be used to preserve food by fighting bacteria.Yoni Kempinski, 1/26/2011, 2:12 AM

Saudis Discover Captive Vulture is Not a Mossad Spy

The Saudi government has freed a bird it first declared was a vulture and a spy for Israel. Now it claims it's an eagle and free to go.Chana Ya'ar, 1/12/2011, 9:52 PM

Joint Israel-PA Project to Clean Up Sewage in Jordan Valley

A joint project begins between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, aimed at cleaning up sewage in the Jordan Valley village of Ouja. Chana Ya'ar, 12/23/2010, 7:13 PM

10-year Marine Census Yields 1,200 New Species

Scientists mark the conclusion of a world census of sea life that has brought to light an additional 1,200 new species of marine flora and fauna.Chana Ya'ar, 12/20/2010, 9:29 PM

Israeli Researcher Studies Cell’s ‘Shipping and Packing Dept.’

A Weizmann Institute scientist is studying part of the human biological quality control system she calls “the cell’s shipping and packing dept.” Chana Ya'ar, 12/12/2010, 1:19 PM

Scientists Drill 1,200 Meters Down Under Dead Sea

Scientists are drilling a 1,200-meter bore hole under the northern Dead Sea in a search for the region's geological, climatic and cultural past.Chana Ya'ar , 11/18/2010, 12:45 PM

Two Israeli Physicists Win White House Award

Two Israeli physicists are among the top 10 scientists to be awarded the U.S. National Medal of Science by President Obama. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/18/2010, 1:35 PM

'Kindly Superman' Rabbi Ehrenpreis Passes Away

Rabbi Dr. Eliezer Ehrenpreis, known to mathematicians as "the kindly superman" for his remarkably diverse accomplishments, passes away at 80.INN Staff, 8/22/2010, 7:50 PM

Weizmann Scientists Bring Breakthoughs to Cafes, Pubs

What do science, espresso, and beer have to do with each other? Weizmann scientists and students have news for you.Eli Stutz, 8/4/2010, 4:05 PM

Study: Body Mass at Age 17 Predicts Hypertension

In a major study, Ben Gurion University researchers identify risks of hypertension in young adults. Body mass at age 17 found to be a factor.INN Staff courtesty of Ben Gurion University, 7/28/2010, 10:49 AM

US Journal: Israel One of World's Top Spots for Science Research

A magazine for science researchers has named two Israeli universities among the top ten best workplaces for scientific researchers in the world.Malkah Fleisher, 6/30/2010, 7:13 AM

Scientists Discover a New Type of Supernova

Israeli scientists team up with colleagues worldwide, discover a third type of supernova.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2010, 9:14 PM

Cabinet Votes to Invest NIS 450m in Reversing Brain Drain

Cabinet plans to reverse 'brain drain' by establishing 30 academic centers. Survey shows public is proud of Israel's scientists. Maayana Miskin, 3/14/2010, 6:27 PM

BGU Partners with Dimona, IEC for Nuclear Engineering

Ben Gurion University is partnering with the Israel Electric Company and the Dimona nuclear plant to add a nuclear engineering program.Hana Levi Julian, 3/3/2010, 5:38 PM

'Micro-Ear' will Listen to Living Cells

A new discovery will soon be able to help scientists listen to the tiniest events, exactly as the microscope reveals the 'invisible.' Hana Levi Julian, 3/2/2010, 5:09 PM

2 New Types of "Bad" Cholesterol Discovered This Year

For the second time this year, scientists have discovered a new "bad" form of cholesterol. Both are impervious to dietary or medical treatment.Hana Levi Julian, 12/27/2009, 5:46 PM

Israel Ahead of US, Japan in Scientific Publications

Israel is ahead of the United States and Japan in the number of scientific publications per million citizens, according to a new study.Hana Levi Julian, 11/17/2009, 12:58 PM

Re'eh 5770

There are tensions between reason and revelation, yet they too are part of the religious life. So let’s continue to thank God for great scientists. Religion is about open hearts, not closed minds. Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks, 8/5/2010, 1:26 PM