Articles in "Weizmann Institute"

Israeli Scientist Takes Part in NASA Anti-Asteroid Drill

An Apophis, a large, potentially hazardous asteroid, caused a brief period of concern in December 2004 when initial observations indicated ...

New Israeli Study Sheds Light on Promising Antidepressant

A newly revealed mechanism of ketamine’s action on potassium channels in neurons may lead to improved therapies for depression, a new ...

Harder Winters, Stronger Storms: New Israeli Data Shows Climate Change More Rapid than Predicted

The Earth’s climate is changing faster than initially predicted, and a new study led by the Weizmann Institute of Science revealed that ...

Israeli President Calls for ‘Unprecedented Cross-Border Cooperation’ to Fight Global Challenges

The challenges the world faces, from the COVID-19 pandemic to climate change, require "unprecedented cross-border cooperation, which ...

Israeli Scientists Developing Meds That ‘Put a Super Cork on the Coronavirus’

A new therapeutic approach developed by Weizmann Institute scientists could spell new hope in the battle against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) ...

3 Israeli Universities Among Top 100 in the World

Among 2,000 universities surveyed worldwide, three Israeli universities made the top 100 list, for the first time since 2013. The Hebrew ...

Ancient Technology: Israeli Research Finds Hominins Used Fire to Make Stone Tools

Our ancestors, the first modern humans, knew how to use fire and developed sophisticated technologies for making tools, researchers at the ...

Emirati University, Israel’s Weizmann Institute to Collaborate on Artificial Intelligence Research

The Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel’s Weizmann Institute of ...

Israeli Research Institution Develops System to Predict Coronavirus Hotspots

The Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot has announced it has developed a method of tracking the spread of the novel Coronavirus ...

Israeli Researchers Develop ‘Decoy Molecule’ to Neutralize Viruses Passing From Animals to Humans

Researchers from Israel's Weizmann Institute of Science have developed a decoy for dangerous viruses that cross from animals to humans to ...