Science

Academic: Very few climate change doubters, issue now action

Feb 20, 2019

A prominent American economist says there are "very few" people who still doubt climate change

Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

Feb 20, 2019

As the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer than ever, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope

First private Israel lunar mission to be launched this week

Feb 18, 2019

A nonprofit Israeli consortium hopes to make history this week by launching the first private aircraft to land on the moon

Archaeologists discover ancient workshop in Egypt's Sinai

Feb 12, 2019

Egypt says archaeologists have uncovered an ancient workshop used to build and repair ships that dates back to the Ptolemaic era (332 B.C.-30 B.C.) in the Sinai Peninsula

Harrison Ford knocks Trump, others who 'denigrate science'

Feb 12, 2019

Harrison Ford pleads for protecting world oceans while calling out Trump, others who 'deny or denigrate science'

Canadian author, Reporters Without Borders get Israeli prize

Feb 7, 2019

Canadian academic Michael Ignatieff, Reporters Without Borders among winners of Israel's prestigious Dan David Prize

Report: Fire in Iranian space center kills 3 scientists

Feb 3, 2019

Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency is reporting that a fire in the country's space research center has killed three scientists

Sharks drawn to warm waters by Israeli coastal power plant

Jan 31, 2019

Hot water around industrial plant in coastal Israeli city draws schools of sharks, also tourists

Iraqis amid Mosul's silent ruins fear the loss of a dialect

Jan 28, 2019

Residents of Iraqi city of fear loss of their unique form of Arabic after years of war and displacement

French president in Egypt to boost ties, raise human rights

Jan 27, 2019

French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived in Egypt with a large delegation on a three-day trip to reinforce ties with the Arab world's most populous country

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