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01/04/2021 - 14:25
A functional map of the brain tells us almost nothing about what it feels like to be alive. Even certain neuroscientists have an...
26/03/2021 - 13:05
Noonan’s North bar and grill is in an unassuming blue clapboard building, just off Main Street in the town of Holy Cross, Iowa (population...
11/03/2021 - 15:58
Katz, whose German-Jewish war refugee parents were scandalized by their teenage daughter’s pregnancy, calling her a hure (German...
27/02/2021 - 12:56
Fry wrote the comments in his review of the new book “Jews Don’t Count” by comedian and writer David Baddiel. The review was sent to...
19/02/2021 - 16:06
To stop the warming and avoid the worst effects of climate change, humans need to stop adding greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. The...
14/02/2021 - 14:17
Afamily member’s reaction to the pandemic shines a light on the painful reality that some adult children want little or nothing to do with...
07/02/2021 - 11:58
It turns out that thieves in the 15th century – Jewish ones, too – brought with them all sorts of weird stuff. “The thieves that enter...
01/02/2021 - 13:38
The Muslim minority of the Xinjiang region in China are undergoing systematic persecution, mass incarceration and the ...
25/01/2021 - 18:19
The Mahabharata was first written down in Sanskrit, ancient India’s premier literary language, and ascribed to a poet named Vyasa...
15/01/2021 - 20:06
Destination Mars It was a landmark year for space exploration. Three Mars missions launched in July, when the geometry of...
10/01/2021 - 12:46
Maeir’s expertise spans a number of different cultures and ages, but he’s most interested in Bronze Age Philistines, a complex mosaic of...
05/01/2021 - 12:46
The study was led by an Israeli researcher at the University of California, San Diego, in collaboration with researchers from Utah State...

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