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An Oasis for People—and Goats—in the Negev

August 15, 2019

Tags: Desert & Water Research

BGU expertise helps a desert goat cheese farm master its wastewater challenges.

Krypton Reveals Ancient Water Beneath the Negev

July 30, 2019

Tags: Desert & Water Research

University of Chicago researchers collaborate with BGU to determine how an aquifer refilled 400,000 years ago.

Environmental Status of Gaza Poses Threat to Israel

June 5, 2019

Tags: Desert & Water Research

A bi-university report shows Israel’s source of groundwater and thus public health may be endangered.

Saving the Dead Sea

April 29, 2019

Tags: Desert & Water Research, Social Sciences & Humanities

In this NOVA special, a BGU geochemist shows what might happen when the Red Sea and Dead Sea combine.

Can Olive Trees and Wheat Co-Exist?

April 22, 2019

Tags: Desert & Water Research

At BGU's desert experimental farm, olive trees and wheat are sharing the same land.

Water and Food Security: Can We Do Better?

December 18, 2018

Tags: Desert & Water Research

On this podcast, Prof. Weisbrod discusses how BGU is a trailblazer in the field of water and desert research.

A Great Chance to Work Together for Water Security

December 14, 2018

Tags: Desert & Water Research

BGU researchers say the main reason the region’s seas are diminishing is agricultural overuse.

Pardon Me, Turkey, Is This Stool Taken?

November 20, 2018

Tags: Alternative Energy

BGU scientists turn poultry poop into fuel, providing a renewable energy resource.

BGU Is Turning Human Waste Into Renewable Biofuel

November 16, 2018

Tags: Alternative Energy

The discovery could address poor sanitation and the growing need for energy in developing countries.