Sampling location adjacent to the Hadera Power Plant. Foraminifera are found in vast numbers attached to macroalgae that cover the hard rock flats at very shallow water depths.   Photo Credit: Prof. Sigal Abramovich

BGU (Israel): Geochemistry of Shells Can Be Used to Monitor Ocean Pollution

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Prof. Sigal Abramovich has a mission. She wants to convince Israeli and global...

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Sunset over the Zin Valley in the Negev Desert Photo Credits: Dani Machlis/BGU

BGU: World’s Leading Desertification Conference Kicks Off Today from Ben-Gurion University in Israel

The 2020 Drylands, Deserts & Desertification Conference (DDD) begins today and will address one of the most pressing worldwide issues, “Feeding the Drylands: Challenges...

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BGU (Israel): Conventional Wastewater Treatment Does Not Eliminate the Risk of Coronavirus Spreading

Wastewater must be treated beyond the conventional scheme in order to eliminate the new coronavirus, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev researchers have found in...

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(Français) Covid-19 : les mamans souffrent davantage d’insomnie et d’anxiété

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Représentation conceptuelle de l’iEcologie - montrant comment les types de données clés peuvent se transformer en connaissance du monde naturel à l’aide d’un ensemble d’outils de recherche qui, à leur tour, peuvent fournir de nouvelles perspectives écologiques

CNRS (France), BGU (Israel), Czech republic : iEcology, What Can the Online World Teach Us About the Natural World?

An increasing amount of our interactions with each other, as well as with our environment is manifested in the digital realm. These may be...

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Corals in the Gulf of Aqaba (Photo Ove Hoegh-Guldberg)

Bar-Ilan U. (Israel): International experts call for immediate action to save the world’s most resilient corals

Despite political tensions between countries along the Red Sea, researchers band together to call upon UNESCO to declare the Red Sea’s entire coral reef...

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Prof. Ron Folman

BGU Researchers Observe Geometric Phase, Which May Enable Revolutionary Quantum Technology

Quantum technology is poised to be the hot new technology of the 21st century and billions of dollars are being invested in the field...

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(Français) Université Ben Gourion du Néguev (Israël) : transformer en gaz des déchets contenant du carbone

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