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Penn Honors Acclaimed Israeli Author Aharon Appelfeld

October 26, 2011

Tags: Israel Studies, Culture & Jewish Thought

University of Pennsylvania is hosting a 2-day conference on Aharon Appelfeld's life and work. His archives are housed at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

Normal Body Mass Index May Be Too High

June 10, 2011

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Iris Shai finds that what has been considered a normal body mass index (BMI) for teens may be too high.

Extracting Salt to Heal Wounds

May 16, 2011

Tags: Desert & Water Research

BGU researchers, with the Hashemite University of Jordan, will install a water purification system.

Margate’s Beer-Sheva Benefactor

May 9, 2011

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

When Dr. Leonard Galler learned of a duplicate set of The Great Courses educational discs, he suggested sending them to Israel so that BGU could make use of them.

Israeli Robots Wow Supporters

March 3, 2011

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

Dr. Amir Shapiro demonstrated robots that can climb walls and navigate through tunnels inaccessible to people.