Filter by
  • topic
      show all
Years of Research May Lead to Desert Truffle Farms

July 15, 2019

Tags: Desert & Water Research

A BGU researcher says cultivating the prized delicacy on a large scale may soon be possible.

Stealing Data From Air-Gapped Systems

July 12, 2019

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security

BGU uncovered an attack that spells danger for highly secure environments, like governments and business.

Grandparents Are Spoiling Kids With Screen Time

July 11, 2019

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

The study hopes to educate grandparents about the impact and proper use of media on children’s lives.

Drone With a Projector Successfully Trolls Car’s AI

July 10, 2019

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security

Cyber@BGU experts discover tricky ways a car’s weak artificial intelligence can be exploited.

New Vest Lets You “Talk” to Dogs Without Speaking

July 10, 2019

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

This haptic vest may also help pet owners with speech impairments or dogs that are hard of hearing.

Saving the Iguanas With Science and Engineering (Video)

July 3, 2019

Tags: Natural Sciences

Scientists are identifying enzymes that could potentially help iguanas be more resilient to climate change.

Gut Bacteria Could Help Produce Tastier Cow’s Milk

July 3, 2019

Tags: Natural Sciences

Researchers use machine learning to determine which microbes change cow’s milk and methane production. The analyses indicated that 39 core microbes are more powerful than genes in determining how tasty a cow’s milk is.

Robots May Soon Be Filling Your Online Orders

July 2, 2019

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

BGU students develop a trick using stickers to help robots pick up any object despite their size, flexibility and shape. The group has applied for a patent and is now looking for funding – and a name for their new startup.

First IDF Technology Campus Building Opens

June 28, 2019

Tags: Negev Development & Community Programs

The Beer-Sheva campus connects BGU, the private sector and the IDF to realize Israel’s cyber capital.

In Israel, You Say Tomato, I Say . . . AI?

June 27, 2019

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

Researchers use artificial intelligence (AI) to identify how tomatoes and other crops react to different climate conditions. The goal is to make crops more robust, while improving their nutritional value.