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"Robat" Uses Sound to Navigate and Map Unique Environments
New robot mimics bats' ability to employ sonar to navigate its surroundings, TAU researchers say.
Thursday, September 6, 2018


Smartphones May Be Used to Better Predict the Weather
Data could be harnessed to forecast flash floods and other natural disasters, TAU researchers say.
Thursday, August 23, 2018


Genome Analysis of 6,500-Year-Old Human Remains in Israeli Cave Points to Origin of Ancient Chalcolithic Culture
Skeletons buried in Israel's Upper Galilee reveal migration from ancient Turkey and Iran, TAU researchers say.
Monday, August 20, 2018


Shmunis Family Anthropology Institute Opens at TAU’s Steinhardt Museum of Natural History
Institute's cutting-edge technology provides new tools for research into the origin and development of modern humans.
Thursday, August 16, 2018


In Neutron Stars, Protons May Do the Heavy Lifting
New TAU/MIT/ODU study finds that a small fraction of protons in neutron-dense objects can significantly impact their properties.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018


Microscale Superlubricity Could Pave Way for Future Improved Electromechanical Devices
Discovery may lead to more robust computer hard discs, TAU and Tsinghua University researchers say.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018


New Study Offers Hope of Recovery from Spinal Cord Injury
Novel enzyme treatment may reduce inflammation and scarring that prevent neuronal regeneration, TAU researchers say.
Wednesday, July 25, 2018


Link Found Between Resilience to Dyslexia and Gray Matter in the Frontal Brain
High density of neurons in frontal cortex important for successful reading, TAU researchers say.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018


Brain Arousal Compound Noradrenaline Plays Critical Role in Sensory Perception
Discovery paves way for detecting situations of dangerous lapses and for improving anesthesia protocols, TAU researchers say.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018


Compounds Found in Green Tea and Wine May Block Formation of Toxic Metabolites
Discovery may pave the way for therapies to treat inborn congenital metabolic disorders, TAU researchers say.
Monday, July 2, 2018



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