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Robots may soon be filling your online orders

Do you get excited anticipating the arrival of an item you ordered online? You don’t have to wait long if you choose an expedited shipping option at check out. Amazon Prime Now members can even take advantage of having items delivered in a two-hour window. No doubt behind the scenes people are bustling about in…

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Israel plans to aid students of Ethiopian descent

PHOTO:  Israel introduces plan to encourage academic excellence and leadership among students of Ethiopian descent. Photo by  Shlomi Amsalem   Israel’s Council for Higher Education recently approved a $40.4 million (145 million NIS) multiyear plan to encourage academic excellence and leadership among students of Ethiopian descent. The program sprang from Israel’s 2015 Government Policy for…

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Arizona to set up new Israel trade office

Photo: Gov. Doug Ducey. Photo courtesy Facebook Following the passage of the Arizona state budget that includes funding for the establishment of an Arizona trade office in Israel, the Arizona Israel Technology Alliance (AITA) and the Arizona Technology Council (AZTC) celebrated the move. AITA and AZTC have been instrumental in strengthening ties between Israel and…

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Volunteers dig archaeology, aid defense and tour Israel

PHOTOS: Above, Volunteers for Israel archaeologists at Tel Assar. At right, volunteers William Tilson (left) and Steve Plotkin (right) cleaning archeological findings at Tel Assar. Photos courtesy of Volunteers for Israel Volunteers for Israel has announced 2019 dates for its enhanced, all-inclusive volunteer service programs which are open to the general public. Americans can support…

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New flying/driving robot developed at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

The first experimental robot drone that flies like a typical quadcopter, drives on tough terrain and squeezes into tight spaces using the same motors, has been developed by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) researchers. The hybrid FSTAR (flying sprawl-tuned autonomous robot) was introduced at the International Conference on Robotics and Automation 2019 in Montreal…

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Eurovision 2019 kicks off in plenty of style in Israel

Photo: Eurovision 2018 winner Netta Barzilai arrives at the opening event of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv on May 12, 2019. Photo by Hadas Parush/Flash90 For everyone out there wondering what the fuss about the Eurovision Song Contest is all about, Sunday evening’s opening ceremony certainly provided a glamorous response. Hopeful contestants…

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