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A nurse cares for a newborn in a shelter at Barzilai as a warning siren sounds for possible incoming rockets in Asheklon. Photo by Uri Lenz/FLASH90

Israeli scientists teach world colleagues how the brain functions

Hebrew University’s Interdisciplinary Center for Neural Computation – a ‘center of excellence’ that scientists around the world are turning towards.Without the math and computation skills involved in analyzing brain signals, researchers at the Hebrew University might have done no more …

Israeli teens begin at the ‘starting point’

Kav Hazinuk’s plan is to nurture these youth through high school, the army and university in an intense and unique 10-year program that will help them discover and channel their hidden talents.When he returned to his native Israel five years …

American and Israeli cancer researchers join forces

Cancer researchers from the Technion Israel Institute of Science.Israeli cancer researchers have a great deal to offer their American counterparts both in the research taking place in their own laboratories and as potential collaborators in joint research – but they …

Israel shares Einstein’s legacy with the world

‘It’s very important that we make his work available to the public,’ – Hebrew University President Menachem Magidor.Israel’s Hebrew University is sharing a rare treasure with the rest of the world – the legacy of perhaps mankind’s greatest scientist, Albert …