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gerbi-medal-c55-635x357 Medalist Gerbi auctions her Olympic ID for pediatric cancer

Judoka and recent bronze medalist, Yarden Gerbi, has recently put her name tag from the Olympic games in Rio up for auction on Ebay. She plans to donate the money to a Tel Aviv hospital in order to purchase new medical equipment. The auction is scheduled to last one week, ending Monday, August 29th, 2016. […]

August 24, 2016
cancer-cells-541954_1920-635x357 Tel Aviv University study may lead to melanoma cure

Shoshana Solomon, Times of Israel Israeli researchers have discovered how the skin cancer spreads and found ways to stop the metastatic process Researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) say they have unraveled the metastatic mechanism of melanoma, the most aggressive of all skin cancers. According to a paper published Monday in the journal Nature Cell […]

August 23, 2016
FeaturedImage_2016-08-08_SCIO 12 Israeli Companies That Are Using Sensor Technology To Change Your Life

Sensors are the hidden brain in everything from precision agriculture to connected cars, home appliances to security systems, smart cities to digital health. “A sensor is anything that translates a physical phenomenon to a measurable signal or other information. For example, in the past they used canaries as sensors for poisonous gas in mines,” explained […]

August 16, 2016
71904780990100980650no Singer Ryley Walker Returning to Israel for One Night Only

Singer Ryley Walker is returning to Israel this winter for one performance only. It will take place on December 15 at the club Barby in Tel Aviv. his musical style ranges from folk to blues to psychedelic rock. His first steps in the music world were in the Chicago independent music scene. After he recorded […]

August 14, 2016
IMG_20140804_123118 Tel Aviv vs Mykonos – Which one is Better?

Both Mykonos and Tel Aviv are famous for being super gay-friendly, having breathtakingly beautiful beaches, and offering fancy and fun shopping experiences… but if one needs to pick just one, which is the best summer holiday destination? Tel Aviv, the one and only White City – so they say, yet the cultural and party capital […]

August 11, 2016
FeaturedImage_2016-08-05_Israel21c_Moshe_Shoham_Hadas_Ziso Israelis Win International Surgical Robot Competition

Israeli researchers triumphed over 11 other international teams the 2016 Surgical Robotic Challenge in London with their robot for minimally invasive neurosurgery. The robot, intended for the removal of brain tumors of up to six centimeters (2.5 inches) in size, is operated through a small keyhole in the skull using laser irradiation and tumor extraction. The […]

August 11, 2016