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Tel Aviv U Research: Enzyme Treatment of Gene May Reverse Effects of Alzheimer’s

In the course of treatment, researchers found that mice which exhibited disoriented behavior became able to locate a submerged island in the middle of an artificial pond.

Prof. John Michael Kosterlitz is 2016 Nobel Laureate in Physics

One of the three scientists who won the 2016 Nobel Prize in physics is Jewish.

Israeli Researchers Discover Genetic Evolutionary Signature Associated to Autism

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev discover a unique evolutionary signature in genes associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Maryland Governor Announces MOU Between University of Maryland, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The governor of Maryland is heading a week-long trade mission to Israel from his state.

OECD Global Education Industry Summit Kicks Off in Jerusalem

For the first time ever, Israel is hosting the OECD Global Education Industry Summit.

All Schools Evacuated on P.E. Island Due to Threat

An entire Canadian island was involved in evacuating all students from schools due to a threat.

Israeli, US Scientists Discover Link to Prevent Breast Cancer Metastasis [video]

Israeli and American researchers have found an important link to a treatment that prevents breast cancer metastasis.

Survey: Jewish Voters Give Hillary Lowest Support of All Democratic Nominees Since 1980

Only 15% of the Jews asked are married to a non-Jew. But wait, don't celebrate yet: only 35% are married to a Jew, either from birth or a convert, and a full 49% are not married.

Israel Innovation Authority ‘Luring’ Academics, Entrepreneurs Back to Israel [video]

Every year, hundreds from academia and industry return to Israel, fulfilling a desire to come back home and find employment appropriate to their education and skills.

UC Berkeley Responds to Pressure, Suspends Anti-Semitic Course

The course learning objectives made it clear that a key goal of the class was to encourage students to accept unquestioningly the false and defamatory idea that Israel is an illegitimate settler colonial state.

Violent Police Raid in Benjamin Yeshiva Ends in Injuries to Minors

Honenu says police used threats against the minors who were being interrogated, and refused to inform their parents.

Quebec Bill 59 Seeking to Protect Muslims by Quashing Free Speech

A petition to "Stop Quebec Bill 59" says the bill "criminalizes criticism of Islam and anything considered an Islamic practice (Honor killings, honor rape, female genital mutilation, female oppression, and beating of wives and children)."

Australian School Apologizes for Student Who Greeted Jewish Visitors Dressed As Hitler

"In a busy school, this student did go to a respected staff member said 'is this OK?' and the staff member said 'yes,'" the principal explained.

1,500 Year Old Stable Exposed in Negev Canyon

The one-meter thick layer of droppings that was found leaves no room for doubt that donkeys, sheep and goats lived there in antiquity.

NYC Lawmakers, Educators and Advocates Calls for Halal, Kosher Public School Lunch Options

Advocates, lawmakers and educators are banding together to call for Halal and Kosher lunch options for students in New York City public schools.

Revolutionary Inclusion Classes opens in Jerusalem

Dozens of smiling pre-school and kindergarten youngsters filed into a revolutionary new inclusion class, which integrates both special needs and typical children in the same classroom environment.

Jewish, Muslim High School Students Marked for Death in Duncan, South Carolina

A student at the high school reported the death threats to authorities Friday evening; they included pics of weapons and neo-Nazi images.

Jewish Agency Program Connects Israeli and Diaspora Schools

The Global School Twinning Network was awarded the Jerusalem Unity Prize for its work in promoting unity between worldwide Jewish communities and Israeli society.

Report: IAF Trained with Pakistani, UAE Air Forces

A senior IAF official said said the Americans downed Israeli planes in dogfights, "but we downed them, too."

Netanyahu, Bennett, Open 5777 School Year in Northern Public School

Netanyahu and Bennett were welcomed by the school's 200 students in Hebrew, Arabic and English.

Israeli Ministers Advocate for Better Incorporation of Zionism in School Curriculum

Israel's prime minister and education minister agree on the need to instill comprehensive Zionist values in the nation's school curriculum.

Haifa University Predicts Arrival of Jellyfish in Israel Using Sea Temperature and Lunar Cycle

Jellyfish caused a cascading blackout in the Philippines in 1999, and damaged the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in California in 2008. Clogging can stop desalination plants and ship engines.

Operation Safari Rescuing Gaza Beasts Completed at Erez Crossing

Over the last two years, the ministry transferred lions, a horse and other animals.

Bennett Touts Education Ministry’s Service to Kindergartners, Special Ed

Bennett pledged that his ministry would combat ethnic discrimination in the enrollment process of all educational institutions, particularly the ultra-Orthodox.

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