British town council votes to ban all Israeli goods, in defiance of Labor policy
IDF official: 3 months after Gaza war Hamas still rehabilitating military hierarchy
EU Representative: Time running short on Gaza reconstruction
Netanyahu: There is an effort to undermine the Jews' right to their own state
South Africa's Zuma welcomes Abbas, says Israeli settlements undermining 2-state solution
With government's fate uncertain, Netanyahu seeks commitment from haredim for next coalition
Widow of slain rabbi blames internal haredi discord for Jerusalem synagogue terror attack
Green groups demand environment minister
What’s important is to stay on the wheel, Rivlin tells Czech Prime Minister
Infant mortality rates higher in Arab population
Smartphones are keeping your children awake
Hookah smokers are inhaling benzene
Effective drugs for carriers of hepatitis C not included in health basket
Tech Talk: The best keyboard apps available for smartphones
Elbit Systems developing bus with supercapacitator fast-charging system
Zion Tech: Israeli start up Dogiz helps dogs and owners socialize
Zion Tech: Our Israeli start-up of the week aims to make air pollution visible
5th annual Hullegeb Festival celebrates Ethiopian culture
A man of leisure
Israel enters the world of pro cycling
Grapevine: Anniversary of the passing of founding PM David Ben-Gurion
Maccabi Tel Aviv on a roll as unbeaten CSKA comes to town
Another back-breaking loss for Jerusalem
Ga’ash, ESRA team up for golf tournament
Casspi making best of second stint as a King
IDF has improved its ability to call up reserves under fire
Orthodox leaders condemn US rabbi for anti-Arab rhetoric
US haredim seek to share kollels’ ‘burden’
Polish town plans to turn Jewish cemetery into apartment complex
Divided US Jews largely silent on ‘Jewish state bill’
South African court bans BDS protests inside Woolworths
Is the price of watermelons relevant to Iran’s nuclear crisis?
ISIS says its flag will wave over Jerusalem, even if the Jews don't like it
Iranian Police: 200,000 people in the country are alcoholics
WATCH: Syrian child preacher says stop chasing half-naked women, look to your 72 virgins
Pope: Don't close door on dialogue with Islamic State
Awakening to our nightmare
‘But is it good for the Jews?’
New opportunities for Israel in Europe
We aren't crying wolf
Cinema of reconciliation
On the volcano’s edge
Knowledge, power and abuse
Q&A with a Colombian lone soldier
European Press: Dividing line
Veterans: Keeping an ear out for change
Book Review: Written from his heart
This Week in Jerusalem
Who is your God?
Grapevine: Amazing place
A voice from India
Happily Eva After: When the going gets tough...
Grapevine: Reclaiming our heritage
Upscale dining in Neveh Tzedek
Obama: Helping terror go nuclear
On incitement, lots of talk but little action
To finally look behind the news
Recognizing Palestine – anomalies and ambiguities
A song for Cheshvan: 'The Eucalyptus Grove'
הָאַרְכִיוֹן שֶל רוֹמַן וִישְנִיָאק
Har Nof in flames
WATCH: Get-Taxi gets Jewish, with 'Shlep'
Putting children first
Genome of lowly centipede sequenced, adding a piece to puzzle of how life started on Earth
A creative twist on Italian in the heart of Tel Aviv
'Game of Thrones', 'Breaking Bad' director MacLaren to oversee Gal Gadot in 'Wonder Woman'
Tempête au sein de la coalition
Crise de confiance
Qui prendra la relève de Mahmoud Abbas ?
Arafat, Abbas, même combat ?
Rétrospective en noir et blanc pour la ville d’Or
L’unité : notre seule planche de salut
Daniel Oren, maestro d’Israël, d’Italie et d’ailleurs !
Nos plus belles années ?
Le pot de chocolat liégeois par qui le scandale arrive
Le dernier kibboutz
La course aux étoiles
Les mordus du français
On n’invite pas un pyromane à éteindre un incendie
Tuer l’EI dans l’œuf
Le mont du Temple et la guerre sainte de l’islam
Les attentats du lundi 10 novembre vus par la presse française
L’Europe, nouvelle alliée d’Abbas ?
Christian priest speaks out strongly in favor of Jewish state law
Hispanic Evangelicals among Israel's greatest supporters
Christians United for Israel Chairman John Hagee says Obama is anti-Semitic
Temple Mount: Common ground between Jews and Christians
Pope Francis condemns Palestinian violence
KKL Belgium Donates Portable Bomb Shelter to Kiryat Gat
KKL-JNF Awards 2014 Blumberg Prize
Exploring the Ilanot Botanical Garden and the Vickar Observation Point
Cornerstone Laid for Sports Rehab Park at Meir Hospital
Mexican Politician and Business Leader Miguel Aleman Velasco Visits KKL-JNF in Jerusalem
International Conference in Sde Boker: Combating Desertification Together
Rehabilitation of the Lower Jordan: Bringing the River Back to Life
Central America Celebrates Independence at the Rabin Center
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
Cleanup Day Activities in Central Israel
International Cleanup Day: Cleaning Together in Northern Israel
KKL-JNF's Eyes in the Forest - The Horshim Forest Green Patrol
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Start-up Israel: KKL Italy November Mission Learns about Israel's Past and Future
KKL-JNF and Desert Agriculture Latin American Diplomats visit the Negev
A Successful Annual Fundraising Event for KKL Milan
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
11.27.2014 | 5 Kislev, 5775
Company to pay 5% tax rate for ten years.
By NIV ELIS
"I’m more worried about getting lost in Tel Aviv than rockets," hacking competitor says.
Android and iPhone users in Israel can download an app, which sends a notification to their phone any time siren goes off.
Things are going to change, MIT professor and Dan David award-winner says of societal repercussions to AI.
Investment will potentially create thousands of jobs in Israel; company did not specify the technology it would be installing at plant.
Safemail is owned and operated by a company registered in Israel with offices in Israel, the UK and Japan.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
New unmanned system could be applied to Israel's border patrol duties and forward combat engineering missions.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Israel Money Laundering and Terror Financing Prohibition Authority (IMPA) has exploded in growth since its 2002 founding.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
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'
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
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.
By SHARON UDASIN
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.
With the growing number of high-rise condos in Israel, more and more builders are legally not including solar water heaters in their construction processes.
The way things break, or fracture, and the way things slide, or friction, are intimately intertwined, according to Hebrew University researchers.
Decades of illegally dumped waste has accumulated, and near the head of the stream, channels have long been blocked.
American farm still largely relied on obsolete methods for date growth until Moshe Kirat came on the scene.
Rather than simply digging holes in the ground, scorpions prepare sophisticated burrows, which the researchers believe are purposefully designed to meet the animals’ physiological needs.
Charcoal from biomass could reduce greenhouse gases, improve plant health.
The sensor is arousing much interest among the security forces, as it could be used in operations to locate and identify explosives at the airports.
Through an automated mechanical process, the plant generates soil-free and waste-free compost that recycles 100 percent of the sludge.
Adam Teva V’Din: Environmental regulations on drilling projects are still insufficient.
Interested birding amateurs and other volunteers can log in to a portal on SPNI’s Israeli Ornithological Center’s website.
Sam Goldman feted for bringing light to developing nations, work introducing affordable solar light to remote communities in Africa and Asia.
IEC performs marine oil spill drill; 20 researchers and staff members can work and sleep on the vessel for up to 14 days.
The UK-Israel Tech Hub at the British Embassy in Israel aims to boost economic growth in both countries by partnering British companies with Israeli innovators.
Nation-E donates its energy infrastructure to the ORT Hermelin Academic College of Engineering and Technology in Netanya.
Since 2006, regional environmental organization Friends of the Earth Middle East (FoEME) has been working with the area's stakeholders on creating a transboundary Jordan River Peace Park.
Public’s share of annual profits – arising from its own resources – among lowest in world, forum finds.
By SHARON UDASIN,NIV ELIS
Ministers to sign an agreement that will foster cooperation, with a focus on preventing pollution in the sea from natural gas drilling and economic activity.
The Horizon 2020 Mediterranean Report presented in Athens is part of initiative aiming to de-pollute the Mediterranean by 2020.
Fires occurring at the Retamim landfill are continuing to release toxic gases into the air, endangering lives of local residents.
While earthquakes stronger than 7.5-magnitude have the potential to cause tsunamis, they can also be caused by underwater landslides.
As the electric vehicle usage becomes increasingly popular around the world and cyber-attack vectors on energy networks expand, Nation-E said that it identified a grid weakness caused by the vehicle usage.
Scientists decide to take action to curb cactus eating parasites from spreading by enlisting the help of predatory ladybugs in northern Israel.
Due to the increasing popularity of camping, the Tourism Ministry to publish directive offering grants to entrepreneurs interested in establishing campsites.
IDE Tecnologies wins award for its Sorek facilty from Global Water Intelligence at the Global Water Summit.
Is it safe to take the shingles vaccine?
Central Bureau of Statistics figures show brain drain for academics seems to be stabilizing, though others still likely to remain abroad.
Lysosomes were first discovered in 1974; they break down to safeguard the proper physiological functioning of body cells.
According to constitution of the Israel Academy of Sciences and the Arts, it can name up to 10 leading scientists and researchers each year.
Prof. Yoav Schechner, of the Technion’s electrical engineering department, and colleagues developed the virtual periscope.
The Health Ministry consulted throughout the process with the Israel Medical Association and the professional medical societies to map out the shortages of physicians in various specialties.
Being obese while pregnant can cause long-term danger to women’s hearts.
Once Merck chooses to collaborate with Israeli companies as a result of the agreement, the Chief Scientist’s Office will grant financial support.
Program supports Canadian neuroscientists conducting work that aims to change the landscape for families facing Fragile X syndrome and Autism.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
What was it in our genetic makeup that gave us the advantage?
A new exhibition combines electronic and print photographs, displays of medical equipment and other paraphernalia.
The use of adult stem cells for the progressive, fatal disorder was first introduced by Prof. Dimitrios Karousis, at Hadassah.
Data showed the lander had twice bounced back into space after touching down on Wednesday, but then come to rest at around 1730 GMT.
The way we read and write has changed dramatically since the Internet took over our lives.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
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.
How can Israel build trade and investment ties with China without damaging ties with the US and Europe?
By SHLOMO MAITAL
The Zisapel approach encourages creative people to leave big and growing companies and start small ones.
It is said that there isn't a lab at Harvard or MIT that doesn’t have an Israeli researcher working in it.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Jewish mysticism teaches that the desired outcome is that the miraculous should become included within the physical.
By YONATAN GORDON
The internet search engine also offers Chinese, Islamic and Persian calendar options which users can choose from their browser at home.
A forward-thinking educational program encourages young female students
to pursue the sciences.
Gulf state seeks to send an unmanned mission to Mars by 2021.
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.
The exceptional concentrations of the flies has prompted area residents to stay indoors for most of the days of the summer.
C'tee approves transfer of NIS 86 million for scientific research and the space program, NIS 111 million for additional activities in space.
Academy names Shechtman, who is running for Israeli presidency, as member of honorary society.
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
This year’s Wolf Prize was awarded to Chi-Huey Wong, a carbohydrate chemist who has pioneered research into the synthesis of complex carbohydrates.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
They already have been worked out in the detailed and sensible Geneva Initiative. One central part of this is: It’s a package deal.
By MARK LAVIE
The delegation of 17 12th-graders arrived at the site on Sunday and have since met with both Israeli and foreign professors and doctoral students involved in research in the field of physics.