Israel's New ‘Stealthy Fiber Optic Communications’Two Israeli university professors and a PhD candidate have created a concept for “stealthy fiber optic communications.”
Is This a Professor at an Israeli University?BGU Professor Neve Gordon’s activities reveal, in the writer's opinion, the sad state of social science in Israel. Israel's Council on Higher Education mandated changes in the Political Science Dep't at BGU, or closing it.
Int'l Drylands, Deserts, Desertification GatheringScientists are gathering in southern Israel next month for the International Drylands, Deserts and Desertification (DDD) Conference.
Preventing PTSD with Sleep DeprivationA new study appears to show that post-traumatic stress disorder might be prevented by staying awake after exposure to trauma.
Alcohol Ad Law Will Stop Abuse, Says DanonA new bill to block all advertising of alcohol is aimed at preventing alcoholism and substance abuse, says Likud MK Danny Danon.
BGU, US Hospital Link on Pediatric Medical TechBen Gurion University is collaborating with the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center to create new medical devices for children.
BGU Scientists Prove Enzyme Delays ALSScientists at Ben Gurion University have proven that an enzyme discovered in 2009 can delay development of Lou Gehrig's disease in mice.
Greene, Head of BGU Jewish Medical Ethics Ctr, 83Renowned BGU life scientist Professor Velvl Greene maintained a dialogue on religion with the late Lubavitcher Rebbe. He died Monday.
Report: Optimism Works Best for WomenA new study shows that although optimism is a positive tool for female students, for male students it is a disadvantage.
Research Breakthrough in Male FertilityResearchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have made a breakthrough in the field of male fertility.
Dead Sea Water Good for DiabeticsThe lowest place on earth has the power to bring down a person's high blood sugar, a new study claims. (Vote for Dead Sea in contest below).
New Life Discovered in the Dead SeaA multidisciplinary team of scientists from Israel and Germany has discovered deep-sea springs, and new life in the Dead Sea.
U Johannesburg Cuts Ties w/BGUThe University of Johannesburg has severed all scientific ties with Israel's Ben Gurion University of the Negev (BGU).
First Female Bedouin PhD at BGUThe first Bedouin woman to hold a doctorate, Prof. Sarab Abu Rabia-Queder, describes herself as an “insider/outsider in three cultures.”
BGU to Teach Nuclear EngineeringBen Gurion University is partnering with the Israel Electric Company and the Dimona nuclear plant to add a nuclear engineering program.