06.28.2016 | 22 Sivan, 5776
In Gaza, UN chief calls on Israel to lift 'suffocating' blockade of Strip
UN's Ban calls for end to Gaza blockade
Jewish terrorist gets 2 life term sentences over murder of Palestinians, after court axes appeal
Police temporarily close Temple Mount to non-Muslim visitors
Israeli man convicted of murdering two ex-wives
Quentin Tarantino tops the guest list at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Fest
Bayit Yehudi ministers to oppose Turkey deal in Security Cabinet vote
'Plan to give every Israeli child a savings account will help confront inequality'
Two-thirds of Israeli Jews oppose Turkey deal, poll finds
After meeting Kerry, Netanyahu reiterates opposition to French initiative
NGO transparency bill moves towards final vote
‘King of Mope’ Morrissey returns to Israel for two August concerts
‘Chariots of Fire’ conductor Harry Rabinowitz dies at 100
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
LOCAL SOCCER: Zahavi to make final decision regarding move to China
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Israel leading a ‘water revolution’ in arid California
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
Cisco Executive Chairman signs R&D MOU with Israel
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
No holds barred:Obama’s immoral Syria policy fueled Brexit
Brexit: So is it ‘good for the Jews’?
When the moon goes down in December
Russia: A partner for an Israel with fewer friends
Senior Hamas officials blast Israel-Turkey normalization deal
Turkey, Israel sign deal to normalize ties after six-year rift
Kremlin says Turkey apologized to Putin for shooting down Russian jet
Iraqi forces declare defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
SA organization pulls out of Hebrew U conference following BDS pressure
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
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
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
Songwriter Naomi Shemer’s "Jerusalem of Gold" foretold Six Day War victory
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
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
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
No fair, but
When Tragedy Strikes, We Must All Unite
New York, Nu York: Parades Are Fun; Parades Are Political
The Beating Heart of our Earth
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.
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
Together, we can bring humanity to the face of Mars and reach new heights for the benefit of all humankind... and we will.
By CHARLES BOLDEN
Israel can be destroyed economically if its link to the outside world is severed.
By BRIAN BLUM