Dr. Ruth Promises “Good Sex for Life” for Donations


The renowned psychosexual therapist will be receiving an honorary doctoral degree from BGU in May. To commemorate the honor, she is establishing the Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer Endowed Scholarship for Psychology.

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Hand Gesture Recognition System Assists Doctors and Prevents Infection During Surgery (includes video)

June 29, 2008

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have developed a new hand gesture recognition system that enables doctors to manipulate digital images during medical procedures by motioning instead of

BGU Researchers Identify Genes that Increase Plant Tolerance to Heat, Drought and Salinity

June 17, 2008

Tags: Press Releases

A research team at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) has identified plant genes that can be altered to increase a plant’s tolerance to heat, drought and salinity, facilitating

Israel’s Prime Minister Visits Ben-Gurion University to Break Ground on Advanced Technologies Park (ATP)

June 17, 2008

Tags: Business & Management, Negev Development & Community Programs, Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

More than 300 guests took part in the groundbreaking ceremony, marking the start of work on the Advanced Technologies Park adjacent to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. The Israeli

New Tool Prevents Soil and Groundwater Pollution

June 16, 2008

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A new and valuable system for fighting soil and groundwater pollution has been developed by Dr. Ofer Dahan, a researcher at the Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research at the

BGU to Invest in Cleantech Ventures

June 16, 2008

Tags: Alternative Energy, Business & Management, Press Releases

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) is investing in Israel Cleantech Ventures, Israel's first clean technology-focused venture capital fund. The Fund will work with BGU to commercialize new technologies

BGU Study Shows Women and Men Equally Share Housework

June 16, 2008

Tags: Press Releases

Husbands are closing the gap in sharing housework and childcare, according to a study done by BGU Professor Oriel Sullivan.

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