The newly launched fund is uniting MIT and Israeli faculty in pursuit of the next generation of groundbreaking research.
“The study of these impacts is giving us new insights into how the lunar regolith (soil) evolves over time.”
It's not clear whether the emerging WhatsApp scandal is bad or good for NSO Group's business.
Genomics and Biomedical Informatics (GaBI), Physics, and Jewish Art.
Like humans, worms are capable of forming associative memories—that is, memories that associate a certain sound or smell or tone of voice with a particular outcome.
Every 17 employees out of 1,000 in Israel are researchers, the Jewish state has registered 3,804 patents, has published 1,133 scientific papers, and spends 4.25 percent of its GDP on R&D.
Recently, attempts have been made to develop an entire mouse embryo without using sperm or egg cells.
"The witnesses are no longer with us, so we must revive their voices. We simply have no choice but to expand our long-term memory."
"Our findings may serve as a basis for the development of drugs for a range of neurological and neurodegenerative diseases."
Israel has developed some of the world’s most advanced solar energy equipment and enjoys sunshine almost year-round.
Laser beams generated by LOLA hit the moon’s surface and then bounce back to the instrument, and if some light bounces off the LRA reflector, the team will know.
If the sequence of events following the activation command had not occurred, the spacecraft would have landed safely.
"[This] further demonstrates the attractiveness of our acreage offshore Israel."
We're going to try again to land on the moon.
“The legacy SpaceIL will have on the future of the space industry is significant. This team’s ability to build a lunar lander for $100 million and less than 50 engineers is remarkable, a leap forward towards affordable and accessible space exploration,” said XPRIZE executive chairman and founder Peter Diamandis.
Preliminary data suggests a technical glitch in one of Beresheet's components triggered the chain of events yesterday that caused the main engine of the spacecraft to malfunction.
Prime Minister Netanyahu said Israel will try again.
Live Broadcast as Beresheet lands on the moon.
STYLET's high accuracy provides ground forces with an affordable precise solution that is easy and quick to operate.
"It will take it 2.5 seconds to fall fifteen feet. You may imagine noise and dust, but on the moon everything will be quiet."
The maneuver, which was performed at 7:40 pm Israel time, lowered the spacecraft’s altitude in preparation for its landing tomorrow.
According to IAI and SpaceIL, "the spacecraft is now in an elliptical orbit at an altitude of 211 km to 467 km from the moon."
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Beresheet took photos of the far side of the moon as it continues its orbit.
“After a challenging journey, we made tonight another Israeli record and became the seventh nation to orbit the moon."