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High-tech development centers in Herzliya Pituah, Israel, October 30, 2020.

Israeli high-tech companies unite to fight labor shortage

The platform will help employ Haredi, Arab, Druze and Ethiopian candidates residing in the periphery

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Anti-Covid vaccine activists prepare before taking part in the Covid Freedom Convoy, calling the government to cancel Covid emergency restrictions, in Tel Aviv, Israel, on February 14, 2022.

Israel: Low rate of Covid vaccines among children aged 5-11

'This data can assist health authorities in shaping educational and communication campaigns'

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A smartphone screen displays the logo of Facebook on a Facebook website background, in Virginia, United States, April 7, 2021.

Israeli study shows Facebook worsens mental health

Study looking at US college students documented worrying trends

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Signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Sheba and Jefferson University, in September 2022.

Israel: Sheba, Jefferson University to build neuroscience center

'When research becomes global, there always are benefits'

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Illustration photo of an ultrasound test being performed on a pregnant woman in Israel.

Israel: Woman who underwent IVF carries child with no genetic link

It remains unknown whose child the woman — in her third trimester of pregnancy — is carrying

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Participants from 90 countries take part in 34th International Olympiad in Informatics in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on August 12, 2022.

Israel: Student wins silver at International Olympiad of Informatics

Contestants had five hours to solve three complex programming questions in each day of the competition

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Une patiente subit un examen de la vue chez un ophtalmologue à Paris le 24 avril 2008

Israeli-US research uses retina to find Alzheimer's

Changes in this part of the eye reflect disease processes in the brain

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Civilians and soldiers shop for groceries for the weekend at the Shufersal Deal supermarket in Katsrin, Golan Heights on July 1, 2022.

Israel's Shufersal opens first checkout-free store in Tel Aviv

The technology at Shufersal's store is powered by Israeli start-up Trigo

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Fruit Bat at Night time.

Israeli scientists say no evidence bats caused Covid breakout

New study 'raises serious doubts regarding the possibility of bats being the origin of the Covid-19 outbreak'

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In this file photo taken on January 04, 2021, a Tesla Inc. electric vehicle charges at a supercharger station in Redondo Beach, California.

Israeli electric car charging system to roll out in Europe, US

By using physics rather than chemistry, kinetic charging avoids environmental problems

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Dr. Lior Mayo (R) of the Shmunis School of Biomedicine and Cancer Research who supervised the study on eradicating brain tumors at Tel Aviv University, Israel.

Israeli scientists develop new method to eradicate deadly brain tumors

The tumor cells are highly resistant to all known therapies

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A representation of a nanodiamond being applied to skin samples and penetrating through all skin layers.

Israeli researchers create nanodiamonds used for medical treatment

The nanodiamonds also proved to be effective antioxidants

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A worker pulls honey crisp apples off of a tree during a thinning operation at an orchard in Washington, the United States, on June 16, 2020.

Israeli startup’s fruit-picking drones address global farm labor crisis

It is estimated that there will be five million missing fruit pickers worldwide by 2050

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The Artemis rocket with the Orion spacecraft aboard moves up the ramp at Launch Pad 39B at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, US, August 17, 2022.

Israeli technology to be used in NASA Artemis mission

‘The fact that the Israeli flag will wave on top of Zohar’s suit in space fills us with pride’

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Dr. Abd Halaila and Dr. Ashraf Imm in the operating room at Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem, Israel.

Hadassah sets Israeli record with 12 transplants in 2 weeks

Significant increase in organ donations and transplants throughout Israel in the past month

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A woman standing with her phone next to the NSO Group company logo, outside the NSO Group offices in Sapir, southern Israel, on April 2, 2022.

Israeli spyware company NSO Group announces new CEO

'NSO Group announced today the company will reorganize and CEO Shalev Hulio will step down'

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Dr. Shai Rosenberg, Hadassah

Israeli researchers use artificial intelligence to identify cancer genes

'The model we created has a high accuracy of 96.5 percent,' says Dr. Shai Rosenberg

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Tel Aviv Univesity PhD student Neta Maimon, who specializes in musical cognition and led the study on mental decline

Israeli scientists discover that music tests help detect mental decline in old age

New method includes measuring electrical activity in the brain while performing simple musical tasks

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Greek-Nigerian basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo attends "Rise" premiere on June 22, 2022 in Burbank, California, United States.

NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo invests in Israeli startup

Greek-Nigerian basketball player will also serve as ambassador for telemedicine company Antidote Health

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Israeli soldiers who suffer from PTSD protest against the state's treatment outside the Defence Ministry offices in Tel Aviv, Israel, on July 14, 2019.

Israeli scientists discover bacteria that helps detect post-trauma disorder in soldiers

'This is the first depiction of a microbial signature in the saliva among veteran soldiers with PTSD'

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FILE - A view of Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, in Israel's central city of Ramat Gan, on January 02, 2014.

Sheba Medical Center to use military thermal imaging tech

Technology from Elbit can allow doctors to accurately identify the movement of blood vessels

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Professor Ronit Satchi-Fainaro

Portrait: Professor Satchi-Fainaro, one of Israel’s most renowned scientists

Some of her cancer research findings were successfully commercialized

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An Israeli Arab youth sits at a viewpoint overlooking the northern Israeli town of Umm al-Fahm, on February 4, 2020.

Israel: Arabic app delivers food to remote villages

'We will reach thousands of communities in the coming years. Everyone deserves to have food delivered home'

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Prime Minister Yair Lapid and Israeli president Isaac Herzog attends the opening ceremony for the new emergency room, at the Ichilov Hospital, in Tel Aviv, Israel, July 28, 2022.

Israel: World's largest emergency room opens in Tel Aviv

The center is designed for both regular emergency needs and a sudden influx of casualties