05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Shin Bet: 2 minors arrested for terror stabbing of elderly women in Jerusalem
Hezbollah deputy: No war this summer 'unless Israel chooses'
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Israeli flag stirs up controversy in Arab beach soccer tournament in Egypt
Ayelet Shaked: Israel is the tip of the spear in war on terror
Police imply press distorted story on gang rape, say 'terrorism' angle should be cut
Croatian FM to 'Post': No anti-Semitism, racism, extremism in my country
After coalition crisis, cabinet unanimously approves Liberman as defense minister
Coalition crisis over as Netanyahu and Bennett reach compromise
Standing the test of time
Birthright LGBT group departs to Israel, attend pride parade
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Tennis-playing part of a long Israeli tradition
Is an informed discourse still possible in Israel today?
Want to defeat BDS? You need an army
Turkey's Erdogan: No Muslim family should engage in birth control
Chew your way to tolerance: New spoof ad seeks to end Islamophobia
Iranian woman diguised as a man sneaks into soccer match
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
As layoffs loom, Intel doubles down on Israeli fintech
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
Apple launched its long awaited Apple Watch on Tuesday.
By NIV ELIS
ICL inaugurated its European HQ and Shared Services Center in the Netherlands over the weekend.
Businesses use CES as a place to test out their prototypes in the market or to increase exposure of new products.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Throughout the year, 70 companies either got bought out or had initial public offerings.
Company to pay 5% tax rate for ten years.
"I’m more worried about getting lost in Tel Aviv than rockets," hacking competitor says.
American and Israel officials have embarked on an initiative that will look to incorporate self-driving technology for use in both the public and private sector.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
In small groups of up to five people, more than 250 of Israel’s most talented young coding and design enthusiasts created Web, mobile and hardware products.
A look at exciting new Israeli startups that are active in the tourism industry.
Craig Wright last year became the latest in a line of men alleged to be the creator of Bitcoin, a currency that has attracted the interest of banks, speculators, criminals and regulators.
The conference, which hosted German industry leaders from a variety of fields, assisted entrepreneurs and startups in receiving useful information and connections with corporations.
The move comes as global PC sales have slowed.
Top decision-makers from the Israeli digital economy will have the opportunity to make
first-class contacts and find out about the multifaceted business potential offered by dmexco.
Renowned Apollo 11 astronaut to attend International Astronautical Congress in Jerusalem.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
FST Biometrics sees a wide variety of uses for its technology, which seeks to change means of identification.
“It knows how to mix drinks from among a built-in list and prepare cocktails it created by itself."
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Israelis among 72 start-ups worldwide invited to Emerging Global Entrepreneurship event.
By SHARON UDASIN
JPPI president says genetic tests tests could foster an "expanded circle of individuals" who feel an affinity for Jews and Israel.
By SAM SOKOL
“There is general hysteria in the West about Ebola fever, but it is overblown,” Dr. Leslie Lobel tells the 'Post'
Project was aiming to prove usability of approximately 40 billion barrels of oil found in te shale rock layer of the Shfela basin in south-central Israel.
Sunday's approval occurred followed a recent authorization in June to move forward with the program from the National Council for Planning and Building.
Electric bikes will be permitted a maximum power level of 250 watts and travel speed not exceeding 25 kph, the transportation ministry says.
Aiming to tackle threats to infrastructure around the globe, the company plans to launch its Energy Cyber Security Center in Hadera on September 15.
Many tunnels have already reached Israeli land, and systems that could have been deployed to detect the digging of tunnels into Israel are no longer helpful.
Cleaning was stalled due to the Water Authority commissioner's refusal to allow the discharge of purified Kishon water back into the river.
The shepherds have joined the cooperative with the goal of lowering their collective costs and increasing their profits.
Is it safe to take the shingles vaccine?
The gigantic ‘ark’, set to be completed by 2018, will be 430 sq km in size, and will be built at Moscow State University.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Data showed the lander had twice bounced back into space after touching down on Wednesday, but then come to rest at around 1730 GMT.
Israel and India have potential for improved ties that would take advantage of Israel's tech and brains and India's production capacity and skilled labor, says Devendra Fadnavis.
A few years ago, the ministry’s deputy chief scientist was an Israeli Arab from the North.
Israeli, French and Italian scientists find ‘space-time foam’ not slowing photons from distant gamma-ray burst.
A total of 59 projects reached the Jerusalem finals, with 26 of them in the field of technology and computer science.
For three years, the Advanced Waste Water Treatment Demonstration Project will bring cutting edge water technologies developed by Israeli academics.
Neurobiologists in Rehovot publish study showing that not only do people often sniff their own hands, but they do so for a much longer time after shaking someone else’s hand.
EnviroNor operates floating treatment plants to offer a cheaper solution to purifying the globe’s water supply.
Tel Aviv-based firm has developed an app that can guide drivers to empty on-street parking using real-time, crowd-sourced data from mobile phones.
Researchers analyze soft drink consumption data to determine people's exposure to the potentially carcinogenic byproduct.
Results indicate the Druse share a high genetic similarity that significantly distinguishes them from members of other groups and communities in the Middle East.
Defrin, working together with TAU doctoral student Nirit Geva and Prof. Jens Pruessner of McGill University, used acute stress tests on a large group of healthy young males.
New television service, less comprehensive yet significantly cheaper than traditional cable packages, sets new trend in industry.
The local portion of the competition, which JVP will lead will choose six to eight companies as semi-finalists, and three to advance to Beijing.
Nine outstanding North Americans in the sciences and the arts were on Thursday night awarded five Wolf Prizes.
The annual exhibition and conference exhibits Israeli innovation and ideas.
Researchers at Israel's Volcani Institute show off their new produce varieties to eager chefs.
By AMY SPIRO
Avinoam Rubenstein, my6sense Founder and CEO, and Gabi Rosenberg, former JCS CEO, and today, board member at the startup company, talk about the revolution in the advertising world.
Researchers studying brain activity of blind people have tackled the long-inscrutable question of how tasks such as reading and identifying numerical symbols have their own brain region.
After major weight loss which occurs often after bariatric surgery gallstones often form within months.
Blavatnik Family Foundation provides funds that will enable appointment of three fellows a year.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
The Grand Challenges Israel program aims to use technology to solve health, water and agricultural challenges in developing nations.
Scientists in Israel and around the world are already making significant headway in this process.
HU Medical School nutritionist Prof. Elliot Berry spent a year at the UN Food and Agriculture Organization in Italy to help fight world malnutrition.
Pubs can cut the pretzels – salty snacks don’t cause thirst and increase consumption of drinks
The Princeton University Press has launched, in cooperation with the Hebrew University, The Digital Einstein Papers.
Facebook, Apple, Google and Intel continued to compete to acquire the hottest up-and-coming startups.
Israelis increasingly addicted to smartphone applications, rely on technology for entertainment, navigation, socializing.
Photos taken by Barry Wilmore from the International Space Station.
Ten inventions relating to the theme of light and Hanukka were conceived and developed by “makers” and put on display at the museum.
A three-year EU project to identify natural compounds in Israel, the Palestinian Authority, Spain and Greece that could be turned into beneficial drugs was a success.
The attendees registered so far are currently living in the US, UK, Canada, Germany, Australia, France, Switzerland and Sweden.
Technion engineers Omri Elmalech and Ohad Rusnak build obedient robotic cart.
The 14-year-old pupils -- all girls -- wanted to know how low gravity conditions in space influence the development of brine shrimp eggs compared to the Earth environment.
Science Minister emphasizes importance of the Lehava project, a program working to promote science and technology amongst needy populations in the periphery.
The way we read and write has changed dramatically since the Internet took over our lives.
High levels of benzene, a chemical in crude oil and gasoline, are present in hookah smokers and nonsmokers after they attend social events where the water pipes are used, a new report says.
Researchers found that each sign language has its own “playback.”
Smokers may be able to learn to smoke less by being exposed to the smells of tobacco and rotten eggs or fish in their sleep, according to Weizmann Institute scientists.
Like moving an object from one bullet to another, says mission manager.
Because heart cells can’t multiply and cardiac muscles contain only a small number of stem cells, heart tissue is unable to repair itself after a heart attack.
Methane is an important natural gas, but it is also a highly effective greenhouse gas, whose major natural reservoir is marine sediments.
Researchers at the National Center for Mariculture in Eilat are developing new means to propagate the region’s sought after fish species.
A week ago in Nazareth, some 100 developers and programmers, both Arabs and Jews, worked for 36 hours straight and developed apps, software and advanced products at Tsofen's Make-a-thon competition.
The bill was approved late Monday night with 39 members voting in favor and four abstaining, and will now be advanced to the Knesset House Committee for a second and third reading.
The goal is to create a center for researchers and students to conduct research using state-of-the-art equipment.
Scientists to launch balloons, which will carry with them cosmic ray detectors that can measure ionization rate from cosmic radiation.
New sewage infrastructure will particularly serve housing units in the periphery.
To make iPSCs, scientists expose adult cells to a combination of genes that are active in embryonic stem cells.
Event is being held globally for the 15th year in a row to increase public awareness of space research.
"This is significant news, will influence the lives of residents and contribute to savings in energy and savings in expenses," said National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Minister Silvan Shalom.
“This means that even during a simple associative taste, the brain operates the hippocampus to produce an integrated experience," researcher says.
At Rehovot’s Weizmann Institute of Science, visitors will be able to visit a brain exhibition in the Davidson Institution.
Magnetism is just one of the forces acting on the nanoparticles.
Importance of study is that it contributes to understanding of the positive effect cannabis has on PTSD, U. of Haifa researchers say.
Holon conference attracts prominent figures such as Peres, Piron and Peri.
In conjunction with the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Netafim has long been studying rice crops in India.
Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered the biological flaw that is responsible for the death of 90 percent of fish larvae.
Team trainer Dr. Eli Raz said that the aim of the olympiad is not an end but a means to encourage original thinking.
Gulf state seeks to send an unmanned mission to Mars by 2021.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Iran has the highest total number of internet users in the Middle East, but its average data speed is about a tenth of the global average.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Opposition MP in Ankara: Both our governments are missing out on economic, peace opportunities.
Bringing plants into offices can improve well-being and make people feel happier at work.
A Hebrew University researcher was part of the international team that did the study.
New site sports quality videos with testimonies from agency employees on sleek website easily accessible to the public.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Israel can be destroyed economically if its link to the outside world is severed.
By BRIAN BLUM