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Friends TAU bat expert Dr. Yossi Yovel and Noam Cvikel reveal the 'bag of chips' effect. MORE
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Friends Entrepreneurship 101 Successful serial entrepreneur and TAU alum Liad Agmon is in New York July 9. Register. MORE
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Iqtisadi: Middle East Economy January 22, 2015 "The Humanitarian Catastrophe in Syria and Iraq" by Paul Rivlin. 
Beehive: Middle East Social Media December 2014 "The Return of Ottoman Turkish and Erdoğan’s Settling of Accounts with Fethullah Gülen" by Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak. 
Tel Aviv Notes January 11, 2015 "Russia's Leverage in the Middle East" by Brandon Friedman. 
Peace Index December 2014 A monthly publication from the Evens Program for Mediation and Conflict Resolution at TAU and the Israel Democracy Institute 
The Jerusalem Report September 22, 2014 "ISIS: Apocalypse Now?" by Bruce Maddy-Weitzman 
Iran Pulse Iran Pulse September 11, 2014 "Authorities Dispense Death Sentences, Families Grant Reprieves: Executions and Pardons in the Islamic Republic" by Dr. Raz Zimmt 


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New Protein Detonates "Invincible" Bacteria from Within January 27, 2015 TAU researchers identify protein capable of neutralizing antibiotic-resistant bacterial cells.  
Partly Wrong with a Chance of Being Right January 26, 2015 TAU study pinpoints dominant factors informing erroneous forecasts of weather conditions around the world.  
Sending Bat Signals: Unique “Supper's Ready” Alert Beckons Hungry Bats January 22, 2015 TAU researcher discovers bat homing call informs other bats of enticing prey several hundred feet away.  
TAU’s Prof. Yosef Shiloh Receives First Olav Thon Foundation Prize January 21, 2015 Norway's largest charitable foundation bestows cash prize for TAU cancer geneticist's research on cell survival and DNA stability.  
"Trustworthy" Hedge Fund Execs Generate More Business but Weaker Returns January 20, 2015 TAU study finds attractive money managers attract more clients — but are also more likely to disappoint.  
Dr. Morton H. Levitt and Cynthia Levitt Endow Scholarship for Medical Education at TAU January 15, 2015 Florida philanthropists expand a family legacy of support for TAU.  
Shoulder to the Wheel: Parental Intervention Improves Teen Driving January 14, 2015 TAU researcher's two-pronged strategy found to reduce risks involved in adolescent driving.  
Shaoul Family Fund for Visiting Scholars and Fellows Will Expand International Academic Collaboration for TAU January 13, 2015 New York philanthropists create innovative fund to foster international exchange opportunities.  
Fear of Terror May Lead to Job Burnout Over Time January 8, 2015 TAU study finds anxiety-related insomnia depletes vital resources, paving the way for occupational burnout.  
Alpha Omega Honors Members at Annual Meeting at TAU January 7, 2015 Chairman Dr. Marc Rothman hails fraternity's "incredible synergy of action through partnership."  
A Toast to Old Age? January 6, 2015 TAU research finds conditions of retirement can lead to substance abuse disorders among older adults.  

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