New Robot Crawls, Climbs and Sneaks Into Crannies
Dr. David Zarrouk is interviewed about his new search and rescue robot, RSTAR. The robot is able to move its legs and body separately to climb over obstacles and in between walls. Watch a video of RSTAR in action.
Don’t Just Dive Into Action: Stop to Think First
A new book uses BGU’s analysis of soccer penalty kicks to prove how to be successful and stay relevant.
Don’t Assume How Someone is Feeling, Just Ask
BGU study finds direct conversation is the best way to determine what someone is feeling or thinking.
BGU Launches the “Green Trail”
It’s comprised of 11 stations that highlight the eco-friendly aspects of BGU's Marcus Family Campus.
BGU President Meets Prince William
His Royal Highness was impressed by BGU President Prof. Rivka Carmi's background in pediatrics.
BGU Conducts Largest Study of the Effects of Episiotomies
Women with first-delivery episiotomies have higher likelihood for tissue damage in subsequent births. The study looked at 43,000 deliveries at Soroka over 24 years (from 1991 to 2015).
IDF Selects Firms to Build Tech Campus Next to BGU
Soldiers will have access to BGU researchers, leading to joint projects and a fertile exchange of ideas.
BGU Attends Young Universities Summit
Prof. Rivka Carmi shared some of BGU's greatest developments at a University of South Florida panel.
New Study Debunks Dale Carnegie Advice
Researchers find that direct conversation is the best way to determine what someone is feeling or thinking.
BGU and Google Israel Launch App Competition
Entrants offer diverse apps from a one-stop shop to help legal guardians to drones for personal safety. Students who made it to the finals were awarded a cash prize that ranged between NIS 1,000 ($276) to NIS 5,000 ($1,380).