By Jewish Business News On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Famous Free Speech Crusading Journalist Nat Hentoff Dead at 91

Nat Hentoff, a renowned journalist and advocate for freedom of speech, died in his Manhattan apartment on Saturday. He was 91 years old. His son Nick revealed Nat’s passing on Twitter. Sad to report the death More...

By Jewish Business News On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Watch: Simon Sinek Talks About Millennials in the Workplace

  Simon Sinek, renowned author and expert on leadership, recently sat down for a talk on “Inside Quest” where he explained why so many millennials are having problems in the workplace. Millennials More...

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By Shai Genish On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
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Jewish Astrophysicist Vera Rubin, Who Discovered Existence of Dark Matter, Dies at 88

Vera Rubin, renowned Jewish astrophysicist who discovered evidence of dark matter, the invisible material that makes up more than 90% of the mass of the universe, died Sunday night in Princeton N.J, at the age More...

Rachel Freier at her swearing in ceremony
By Ynet News On Sunday, December 25th, 2016

First Time in History: Haredi Female Judge Elected in NYC

For the first time in history, an ultra-Orthodox woman has recently been sworn in as a judge in New York. Rachel Freier, 50, was sworn in Thursday as a Civil Court judge in Kings County in Brooklyn in front of More...

By Reggie Reiner On Monday, December 12th, 2016

Carl Bernstein Says Donald Trump Worse Than Nixon

Carl Bernstein, the famed Watergate reporter, has compared Donald Trump to Richard Nixon. He said that Trump cares less for facts than Nixon did. The comments came when Bernstein spoke on CNN’s Reliable Sources More...

By Jewish Business News On Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Bernard-Henri LéVy: ‘the Genius of Judaism’

In your new book, The Genius of Judaism, you demonstrate the depth of your Jewish identity. How has that identity guided you in your writing and advocacy on behalf of those nations and communities, particularly More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Oliver Hart, US Jewish Professor, Shares Nobel Prize in Economics

  A Jewish professor of economics at Harvard University, Oliver Hart, has won half of this year’s Nobel Prize in Economics. The other half goes to Bengt Holmstrom of Finland, with whom he worked together More...

By Ilan Shavit On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Nobel Prize for Physics in 2016 to Be Shared by David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz

  The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2016  to British-born scientists  David Thouless, 82, Duncan Haldane, 65, and Michael Kosterlitz, 73, ”for theoretical More...

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology Professor Jeff  Steinhauer - HAWKING RADIATION -BLACK HOLE
By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
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Black Holes Are Not Completely Black, Technion Scientist First to Observe Hawking Radiation

  Jeff Steinhauer, a physicist at Technion in Israel, has created an acoustic black hole and observed particles slipping out of its grasp, providing the strongest evidence to date of one of Stephen Hawking’s More...

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By Elad Zeret On Thursday, July 7th, 2016

The Israelis Who Went to Jupiter

  Dr. Yochai Caspi, 42, a planetary researcher at the Weizmann Institute, watched on Tuesday live the Juno spacecraft in space and was reminded of one of his happiest childhood moments in Nahariyah. “When More...


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