Monthly Archives: November 2008

New skin graft material

Israelis create a promising second skin to seal wounds The new material is such a close match that the human body cannot tell the difference between its own and the cow protein. This means that wounds will heal better, with … Continue reading

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Reclamation, Not Occupation

Reclaiming Jewish Land Editor’s Note: Although Biblical texts cannot constitute a legal basis for land ownership, the following article illustrates the strong historical, cultural, and religious connections that Jews have to Judea and Samaria. It is time that the "international … Continue reading

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Museum is Unifier Not Divider

Museum of Tolerance is a beacon of light, not a wall By Rabbi Marvin Hier, Haaretz, November 20, 2008 "It is not those who lie beneath the ground who threaten the stability of the Middle East. It is the intolerance … Continue reading

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Israel Is Not An Occupier

Israel ‘occupies’ no Arab territories By Louis Rene Beres , THE JERUSALEM POST, Nov. 18, 2008 Although the inadmissibility of the acquisition of territory by war is codified in the UN Charter, there existed no authoritative sovereign to whom the … Continue reading

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Reality for Israel

Wake up, Israel Time has come for dramatic reassertion of Israeli sovereignty By Robert D. Onley, Ynet News, November 18, 2008 No other nation on earth except Israel remains under the persistent attacks of an enemy whose reason for existence … Continue reading

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Penguin Extinctions

‘New’ Penguin Species Found In Museum In New Zealand ScienceDaily (Nov. 18, 2008) — Australian and New Zealand researchers have used ancient DNA from penguin fossils to make a startling discovery that may change the way we view species extinctions. … Continue reading

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Hope for Neurodegenerative Disease

Motor neurone disease clue found Scientists have identified a molecule which could be key to understanding the cause of motor neurone disease (MND) and other neurodegenerative disorders. BBC News, November 18, 2008 The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences … Continue reading

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Global Warming Conference

Updating the Science of Global Warming: A Q&A with Marine Biologist Katherine Richardson An international climate change congress aims to gather the world’s top scientists to update the book on global warming By David Biello, Scientific American, November 14, 2008  … Continue reading

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