Antisemitism in the US is on the rise - what do US senators and Israeli ministers have to say about it?
From venture capitalist to ‘Star Man’
By
February 6, 2014 15:33
For most American immigrants to Israel, Mitzpe Ramon may as well be Mars.
art

Moving to Israel allowed Machefsky to follow his passion for astronomy, leading starlit tours in the Negev. . (photo credit:Courtesy)

For most American immigrants to Israel, Mitzpe Ramon may as well be Mars. But for Ira Machefsky, this dusty little Negev town is not only his new home but also the base for his second career, leading starlit tours of the nighttime sky.

“I’ve been an amateur astronomer and lover of the skies since I was a teenager,” says the founder of Astronomy Israel.

Read More...

Tags:
  • Israel
  • Jerusalem
  • Tel Aviv
  • culture
  • Share this article via
    Related Content
    Jordan River
    March 23, 2017
    A regional water superpower

    By NATAN ODENHEIMER