research and development

US Official Admits Iran Deal Allows Nuclear R&D

Interim deal does not stop Iran from designing new types of centrifuges, a senior White House official admits.Ari Yashar, 1/14/2014, 10:20 AM

Israel Set to Sign Lucrative Deal With India's Gujarat State

Israeli Ambassador to Delhi hopeful free trade agreement with India will be signed next February.David Lev, 12/19/2013, 11:44 AM

Brain Exhibit Highlights Israeli Achievements

Hebrew U researcher: “This is our future, we're not just taking care of our parents' generation now.”Gil Ronen, 6/23/2013, 6:51 PM

IDF Blows Up Sand in Hunt for Safe Windows

Near a southern airport, IDF workers are bombing a fake building. The goal – to find the world’s safest windows.Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2013, 11:14 PM

Israeli Researchers Say Fish Oil Helps Heal Bedsores

Israeli researchers have discovered that fish oil helps heal bed sores, and can help ease the pain of the critically ill.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 12/5/2012, 11:10 AM

Breast Cancer Risk Rises with Weight Gain

Scientists have linked obesity to a higher risk of redeveloping breast cancer after treatment, according to new data released Monday.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 8/27/2012, 10:13 PM

Sci-Fi Comes Alive in New 'Temporal Focusing' Microscope

A “science-fiction-come-true” microscope has been invented at the Weizmann Institute, one that uses time and space to look at the brain.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 7/25/2012, 4:57 PM

Israeli Scientists Build Better Chemotherapy System

Israeli scientists have figured out a more efficient, “healthier” way to target cancer cells with chemotherapy.Chana Ya'ar, 5/31/2012, 9:58 AM

Hebrew University Scientists Create 'Sight' Method for Blind

Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have developed a device that enables blind people to “see.” Chana Ya'ar, 5/17/2012, 3:04 PM

'Dip Chip' Tests for Water, Food Toxicity

Scientists from Tel Aviv University and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have developed a biological sensor that detects toxic chemicals.Chana Ya'ar, 5/14/2012, 11:42 PM

Israeli Scientists Test New Drug for Chronic Pain

Israeli scientists have developed a new drug for chronic neuropathic pain that isn't helped by the traditional medications.Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2012, 12:13 AM

Microsoft Israel Presents Israeli Start-Up Companies

At the Think Tank 2012 conference in Tel Aviv, Microsoft presented 40 new technologies, 20 of them Israeli-made.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2012, 7:15 AM