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The Future of Prawn Farming Is Female

May 11, 2020

Tags: Natural Sciences

BGU researchers find that raising prawns in a single-sex enviroment is good for business and the earth.

How Jewish Mystics Sought to Vanquish the Coronavirus and Hitler

May 8, 2020

Tags: Israel Studies, Culture & Jewish Thought

Prof. Yuval Harari speaks to Haaretz about how magic has been used in Jewish history to fight our enemies.

Only Airlines With Strictest Virus Measures Will Survive

May 8, 2020

Tags: Business & Management

Prof. Yaniv Poria says airlines will need to implement costly precautions to encourage travelers to return.

Future Outbreaks Could Be Predicted by Sewage

May 7, 2020

Tags: Medical Research, Robotics & High-Tech

Researchers could detect coronavirus released in a community's feces even before symptoms become apparent.

Understanding the Challenges of the Post-Corona Economy

May 7, 2020

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

Prof. Avia Spivak shares his views on what it will take for the world economy to regain its health.

MSIH Alum Creates SplitVent Device

May 7, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

Dr. Tobin Greensweig invented a device to allow more than one COVID-19 patient to share a ventilator.

BGU Ph.D. Student Designs Face Masks for the Hearing Impaired

May 6, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

Teaming up with a Dimona high school robotics team, the masks are being produced with a 3-D printer.

Nanomaterial Surface Coatings Could Prevent COVID-19 Spread

May 5, 2020

Tags: Medical Research, Nanotechnology

The paintable, sprayable material provides long-lasting antiviral protection for public spaces.

BGU’s COVID-19 Response Effort

May 5, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

The BGU COVID-19 Response Effort is harnessing the University's vast brain power, research skills and ingenuity to help cope with the coronavirus pandemic. AABGU provides financial support.

New COVID-19 Test Identifies Asymptomatic Carriers

May 4, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

BGU researchers developed a test that can speed COVID-19 testing eightfold and identify asymptomatic carriers.