Children With ASD Suffer From Lower Sleep Depth
A new BGU study shows that the brain waves of children with autism are “shallower” during sleep than those of typically developing children. These children have trouble entering the deep-sleep phase necessary for rejuvenation.
New Laser System Quells Attacks Along Gaza Strip
BGU researchers help develop Light Blade, defending Israel from airborne attacks from balloons and kites.
BGU Researchers Improve Performance of Solar Panels
The new technique -- inspired by nature’s lotus leaf -- removed 98% of dust particles.
Single-Sex Prawns Used to Fight Snail-Borne Disease
Study shows how BGU-developed single-sex prawns can help fight deadly disease that affects millions each year.
BGU Researchers Develop Cannabis Protocol for Older Patients
Cannabis can help seniors with chronic pain, sleep difficulties, reduced appetite, nausea, or PTSD.
Cyber Security – More Chameleon, Less Rhino
The ongoing battle in cyber security may need a new approach, according to BGU experts.
New Drug, Techniques Decrease Cognitive Decline From Aging
New research and testing could slow or reverse brain damage caused by aging.
Ocean Acidification Is Extremely Underestimated
BGU scientist determines that an increase in carbonic acid in our oceans can no longer be ignored.
How to Fix the Sounds of Silence
A new study says tapping into your own emotions can improve the conversation in your relationship.
BGU Ranks 15th in Top 50 Under 50
BGU ranks in top tier of young universities for natural sciences.