Israeli Team Wins Gold Medal for Producing Bee-Free Honey

The development’s significance is magnified by the unexplained decline of the bee populations in many parts of the world.

Netanyahu, Israeli Tech Minister Greet Winning Team in Dubai Robotics Contest

The Israeli team won silver after the preliminary stages with the highest points ranking, and a special prize for its assistance to other groups as well.

Report: Russia Seized David’s Sling Interceptor Missile

It was the first time the IDF used the David's Sling, which is apparently being inspected somewhere in Russia as you're reading this report.

US Fighter Jets Upgraded with Israeli-Developed Electro-Optic Systems

Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems on Monday reported that it will supply electro-optic systems for the use of US Air Force fighter jets, a contract worth approximately NIS 200 million.

In Further Withdrawal from Nuclear Pact Iran Adds 30 High-Speed Centrifuges

“Thanks to the pressure of world major powers, we are able to easily manufacture the best centrifuges.”

Elbit to Make Swiss Army Radio Tactical Software

The contract award is subject to Swiss Parliament approvals.

Cyber Tuition Payment Pilot Project Begins in Israel

"This is a significant breakthrough that introduces a new form of payment into the world of higher education."

Toyota Partners With Israeli OurCrowd in Search of Innovative Tech Startups

The Jerusalem-based firm will act as a technology scout and source innovation and investment opportunities for Toyota Tsusho in Israel and abroad.

Report: US Launched Cyber Attack on Iran following Oil Fields Missiles

The cyber operation, in late September, which impacted computing hardware, targeted the Islamic Republic’s ability to "spread propaganda.”

Bar-Ilan Honors Previous Nobel Chemistry Recipient with Science Award

"He is a Nobel Prize winner, but what is of greatest importance to him is his ongoing research."

New Center to Grapple with Torah and Technology, Aims to be an International Resource

A newly established research center at the Jerusalem College of Technology seeks to answer pivotal religious questions, such as: Can you send Alexa voice commands on Shabbat?

Slaughter-Free Meat Grown in Space, First Time Ever

In zero gravity things work differently than on Earth: “The tissue is being printed from all sides simultaneously, like making a snowball, while most other bioprinters create it layer by layer."

Ramallah Youths’ Discovery of IDF Camouflaged Surveillance Camera May Hurt Microsoft Startup

Haaretz reported that the IDF is using AnyVision’s face recognition technology at Judea and Samaria checkpoints as well as inside Arab communities.

Israeli Company Developing 3D Printing of Clean Meat

MeaTech, is developing technology for 3D printing of lab-grown Clean Meat produced from stem cells.

Bar Ilan Researchers Discover Major Changes in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Coral reefs are highly sensitive to environmental change. Multiple stressors, in isolation or in combination, may lead to dramatic deterioration that can result in loss of reefs and their ecological services for many years.

Former SodaStream CEO Investigated for Using Insider Information

A Tel Aviv court on Monday released Birnbaum on a 1.2 million shekel bail and banned him from leaving Israel.

Hebrew U Researchers Unveil Long-Lost Human Relative

The researchers came to these conclusions after three years of intense work studying DNA methylation maps.

Bar Ilan Signal Processing Combines Sound and Light Waves to Create New Silicon Chips

"Acoustics is a missing dimension in silicon chips because acoustics can complete specific tasks that are difficult to do with electronics and optics alone."

Center for Quantum Science & Technology Launched at Tel Aviv University

"Quantum theory, first developed more than a century ago, deals with phenomena at the level of tiny particles such as electrons and photons (particles of light)."

Intel Unveils ‘Smartest Building in the World’ in Israel

The massive 75,000 sq. meter (approx. 800,000 sq. ft.) building will host 2,000 employees from the former Petah Tikva and Ra’anana campuses.

Hebrew U Hosting Conference on Harvesting Gene-Editing Technology to Feed Future Generations

New gene-editing technology circumvents natural selection to create new crops to feed growing populations and provide food security for future generations.

Israeli Start-Up Makes Everyday Appliances ‘Smart’

By tracking the electrical usage signature of devices, the plug will know what actions a device is currently doing.

Facebook Suspends Likud Campaign Bot for ‘Hate Speech’

The Likud chatbot talked about “Arabs who want to destroy us all.”

Congressional Report Reveals Exactly How Much Israel Receives from the US

To date, the United States has provided Israel $142.3 billion (current, or non-inflation-adjusted, dollars) in bilateral assistance and missile defense funding.

New Tool Developed at Bar-Ilan May Aid Personalized Cancer Treatments

Understanding interactions between fusion proteins and other proteins can help improve personalized cancer treatment.

Hebrew U Study: Worms May Hold Key to Extending Fertility

Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Genetic Department have discovered the switch that may do this – in worms.

New US Sanctions Target Iran’s Space Program

This is the first time the United States is publicly designating Iran’s civilian space agency.

Israeli-Developed Super Shrimp Will Help Prevent Disease that Affects 250M People

Israeli scientists say they've developed monosex prawns that can serve the triple goal of alleviating poverty, protecting the environment and reducing disease.

Obama’s Embargo Gave Birth to Improved Israeli Rocket Now Tested by US Army

An early version of the Spike was offered by Rafael as a possible contender for the US Army JAWS missile program in 1996. It was not picked up.

Israeli Hi-Tech Jobs Reach 8.7% of Entire Workforce

“The rate of workers employed in the hi-tech sector has stood at 8% for about a decade, and for the first time we’ve seen a real positive trend in this figure."

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