By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Turtle Soup, Perchance? Prehistoric Man Had a Penchant for Tortoises

Grilled, boiled or salted? Turtles, or tortoises, are rarely consumed today, but a select few cultures, primarily those in East Asia, still consider turtle soup, made from the flesh of the turtle, More...

By Ilan Shavit On Monday, December 7th, 2015

Stonehenge Was ‘First Built in Wales’ Then Dragged Off to Wiltshire 500 Years Later

    Stonehenge now resides in Wiltshire was quarried in Craig Rhos-y-felin and Carn Goedog in Wales around 3400 BC and 3200 BC. But the stones didn’t appear near Salisbury for another 500 years, says More...

By Jewish Business News On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Electronic Plants: Roses Implanted With Electronic Circuits

Researchers at Linköping University in Sweden have created analog and digital electronics circuits inside living plants. The group at the Laboratory of Organic Electronics (LOE), under the leadership of Professor More...

By Jewish Business News On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Ancient Salvadoran Village Buried by Ash Freezes Daily Life in Time

  A continuing look at a Maya village in El Salvador frozen in time by a blanket of volcanic ash 1, 400 years ago shows the farming families who lived there went about their daily lives with virtually no More...

By Jewish Business News On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Calls vs. Balls: Monkeys With More Impressive Roars Produce Less Sperm

  Howler monkeys are about the size of a small dog, weighing around seven kilos, yet they are among the loudest terrestrial animals on the planet, and can roar at a similar acoustic frequency to tigers. Evolution More...

By Jewish Business News On Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
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Sunscreen Is Killing the World’s Corals

The daily use of sunscreen bearing an SPF of 15 or higher is widely acknowledged as essential to skin cancer prevention, not to mention skin damage associated with aging. Though this sunscreen may be very good More...

By Jewish Business News On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Even Friendly Ecotourists Could Be Putting Animals at Risk, Scientists Say

  Ecotourism, in which travelers visit natural environments with an eye toward funding conservation efforts or boosting local economies, has become increasingly popular in recent years. In many cases it More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Birds Reveal the Evolutionary Importance of Love

  Humans are extremely choosy when it comes to mating, only settling down and having kids after a long screening process involving nervous flirtations, set-ups by friends, online matchmaking sites,  More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

New Personality Profiling Technique to Identify Potential School Shooters Revealed in Study by Ben-Gurion U.

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) researchers have developed a personality profiling technique, featured in Frontiers in Forensic Psychiatry, which automates the identification of potential school More...

By Jewish Business News On Friday, September 4th, 2015

Why Aren’t There More Lions?

Why aren’t there more lions? That was what puzzled McGill PhD student Ian Hatton, when he started looking at the proportion of predators to prey across dozens of parks in East and Southern Africa. In this More...


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