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The Effect of COVID-19 on Developing Countries

August 6, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

BGU’s Medical School for International Health spearheads forum on COVID-19 in low-income countries.

Save the Class of COVID-19

July 29, 2020

Tags: Negev Development & Community Programs

BGU students are experiencing significant economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. An estimated one out of five is at risk of dropping out, while 70% are facing an increased need for financial aid.

Negev Cisterns May Date Back to the Time of Abraham

July 16, 2020

Tags: Desert & Water Research

New BGU research finds that open cisterns hold the key to understanding ancient life in the Negev.

Why Interest Rates May Not Fall Below Zero

July 16, 2020

Tags: Business & Management, Social Sciences & Humanities

BGU research finds risk-taking decreases in negative interest rate scenarios and the Fed is taking note.

Israel’s Solar Future

July 10, 2020

Tags: Alternative Energy

Solar-thermal and photovoltaic panels could eliminate fossil fuels as a source of electricity in Israel.

Applying Jewish Law to Modern Medical Ethics

July 9, 2020

Tags: Israel Studies, Culture & Jewish Thought, Medical Research

BGU’s international medical school director discusses applying Jewish medical ethics during COVID-19.

BGU Identifies Malicious Drone Operators

July 9, 2020

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security, Robotics & High-Tech

Through neutral networking, malicious drone operators can be pinpointed with a high rate of accuracy.

AI Reveals Zoom’s Privacy Risks

July 7, 2020

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security, Robotics & High-Tech

New BGU research uncovers privacy risks for people and organizations using Zoom video conferencing.

A Solar Powered System for Israel and its Neighbors

July 6, 2020

Tags: Alternative Energy

BGU professor emeritus explains how solar energy could power nearly all of Israel, Egypt and Jordan.

Cuddling A Furry Robot Makes Life Less Painful

July 1, 2020

Tags: Medical Research, Robotics & High-Tech

A BGU study shows that physically interacting with a robotic seal can reduce the perception of pain.