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Arabs recognize Israeli physicians

Israelis at Dubai conference were ‘well treated’ By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH 30/04/2012, Jerusalem Post Despite visa rejections, three cardiologists lecturing at Dubai conference say they were treated well. The three Israeli cardiologists who lectured at a Dubai conference of the World … Continue reading

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Ethnic murders in France

Three Children, a Rabbi, and Three Soldiers Posted by Amy Davidson, The New Yorker March 19, 2012 Three shootings, two guns, one man on a black motorbike, fleeing the scene. The incidents can be tied together with the help of … Continue reading

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Distorted focus on Israel

It’s ‘apartheid’ time again. Pick your villain. By Emma Teitel , MACLEANS.CA| March 5th, 2012 | 10:15 am Students boycott Israel, but are blasé about Syria. Why? Syrian demonstrators. Daniel Etter/Redux March is upon us, which means the Oscars have … Continue reading

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Harvard sponsors anti-Israel conference

Should Harvard Sponsor a One-Sided Conference Seeking the End of Israel? by Alan M. Dershowitz February 27, 2012 at 4:59 pm http://www.stonegateinstitute.org/2896/should-harvard-sponsor-a-one-sided-conference In order to assess whether Harvard is acting properly in relation to the upcoming student-sponsored conference entitled: Israel/Palestine … Continue reading

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Israeli teens benefit from blogging

Blogging May Have Positive Psychological Effects For Teens First Posted: 1/5/12 , Huffington Post  We here at HuffPost High School knew it all along (not to brag, or anything), but now there’s the research to back it up — a … Continue reading

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Meeting for Integrative Biology

This story is taken from Sacbee / PR Newswire Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology to Convene Annual Meeting Published Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011 CHARLESTON, S.C., Dec. 29, 2011 — Scientists will present research on marine biodiversity, climate change, animal … Continue reading

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Autistic children have excess brain cells

Study: Autistic Children Have More Brain Cells By Alice Park Wednesday, November 9, 2011 There’s growing evidence that the brains of autistic children are very different from the brains of other youngsters. Now a new study that found an excess … Continue reading

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IQ can change in adolescence

Brain Scans Support Findings That IQ Can Rise or Fall Significantly During Adolescence http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/      111020024329.htm IQ, the standard measure of intelligence, can increase or fall significantly during our teenage years, according to research funded by the Wellcome Trust, and … Continue reading

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