Israelis develop system for cleaning industrial pollution

The two-step process uses lightly heated solvents to extract organic compounds, while simultaneously removing heavy metals with chelating agents. A new process under development...

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Hebrew University develops terahertz microchip: 100 times faster

After three years of research, the physicist Julie Levy of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) and his team invented a new chip technology....

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Stephen William Hawking (à g.) et Jacob David Bekenstein

Hawking and Bekenstein dispute around black hole

In the fall of 1973 Dr. Stephen W. Hawking, who has spent his entire professional career at the University of Cambridge, found himself ensnared...

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Vue d’artiste d’une fusion d’étoiles à neutrons avec un sursaut gamma court, Crédit : Caltech

BGU Professor Predicted Gamma Rays and Heavy Metals Could Result from a Neutron Star Collision in 1989

In 1989, Prof. David Eichler from BGU and his co-authors from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and the...

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Air pollution and weather observatory station in the Amazon. Photo by D. Rosenfeld/Hebrew U.

Man-Made Pollution May have Greater Impact on Weather Systems and Crops than Previously Thought

Even the tiniest of particles from human emissions can fuel powerful storms and influence weather and crops much more than previously thought, according to...

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Haploid cell on the left (with 23 chromosomes); Diploid cell on the right (with 46 chromosomes) (with 46 chromosomes) (PRNewsfoto/Yissum)

NewStem (Hebrew U. Israel) Introduces Novel Technology for Predicting Resistance to Chemotherapies

Potential for regenerative medicine and cancer research earns doctoral student Ido Sagi a Kaye Innovation Award Stem cell research holds huge potential for medicine...

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Prof. Moshe Herzberg, Université Ben Gourion du Néguev

BGU (Israel): New Membranes Remove Viruses From Drinking Water

Researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed novel ultrafiltration membranes that significantly improve...

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Une serre de Breath of Life à Beit Shemesh

(Français) Cannabis médical : à la pointe de la recherche, Israël veut en exporter pour 1 milliard de dollars par an

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