Monthly Archives: August 2012

Music training benefits brain

Permanent Address: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/science-sushi/2012/08/21/even-a-few-years-of-music-training-benefits-the-brain/ Even A Few Years Of Music Training Benefits The Brain By Christie Wilcox | August 21, 2012 Music has a remarkable ability to affect and manipulate how we feel. Simply listening to songs we like stimulates the … Continue reading

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Palestinians discourage coexistence

Businessman angers fellow Palestinians by talking peace with Jews Israel Today, August 22, 2012 | Ryan Jones   A prominent Palestinian Arab billionaire has earned the scorn of the Palestinian Authority for the heinous crime of talking peace with Jews … Continue reading

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Israel is a leader in international humanitarian aid

  Israel provides humanitarian aid around the world Posted August 20, 2012 For video:http://youtu.be/sFxUMReL-TYIsrael on the frontline of international aidhttp://www.mfa.gov.il/MFA/HumanitarianAid/Worldwide/Israel_on_frontline_international_aid.htm In 1958, Israel adopted an official humanitarian aid agenda as a principalelement of the country’s international cooperation efforts.Within a decade … Continue reading

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More violence during Muslim celebrations

Bloodshed persists in Syria on Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr Activists report more than 150 people killed in Syria’s conflict on a day Muslims observe the Eid al-Fitr holiday marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan. By Los … Continue reading

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Understanding Jewish Food

  Jewish Delicacies Submitted by Les Barany Author Unknown The Atkinstein Diet This goes back 2 generations, 3 if you are over 50. It also explains why many Jewish men died in their early 60’s with a non-functional cardiovascular system … Continue reading

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NY lawmaker impressed with Samaria

New York State Senator Tours Samaria Samaria hosted David Storobin (R), New York State Senator, who toured the region and could not hide the fact that he was deeply impressed. Elad Benari, August 20, 2012 The Samaria (Shomron) Regional Council … Continue reading

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Iran threatens Israel

Recent Iranian statements: Threats, delegitimization of Israel and antisemitism 19 Aug 2012, Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ahmadinejad: “In the new Middle East there will be no trace of the American presence and the Zionists. The very existence of the … Continue reading

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Social deficits characteristic of ASD

Published: August 19, 2012 http://www2.timesdispatch.com/lifestyles/2012/aug/19/tdflair01-relationships-are-challenging-for-people-ar-2134195/ Relationships are challenging for people with autism spectrum disorders By Tammie Smith Edward Wren used to automatically assume that when he liked someone romantically, that person returned the feelings. So he used to “jump right … Continue reading

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