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Israeli spacecraft crashes onto moon after technical failures

12 Apr 2019

YEHUD, Israel Israeli spacecraft Beresheet crashed onto the moon on Thursday after a series of technical failures during its final descent, shattering hopes of a historic controlled landing on the lunar surface. | Video

Israeli spacecraft nears moon landing and place in elite lunar club

11 Apr 2019

JERUSALEM, April 11 Israeli spacecraft Beresheet made its final maneuver ahead of a planned descent to the moon on Thursday, which, if successful, will propel Israel into an elite group of countries that have mastered the lunar landing.

Powerful Israeli religious parties may prevent needed budget restraint after election

10 Apr 2019

JERUSALEM Ultra-Orthodox Jewish parties did well in Israel's national election and will likely bring hefty demands for more government payouts to coalition talks, making it harder for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to rein in a growing budget deficit.

Powerful Israeli religious parties may prevent needed budget restraint after election

10 Apr 2019

JERUSALEM Ultra-Orthodox Jewish parties did well in Israel's national election and will likely bring hefty demands for more government payouts to coalition talks, making it harder for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to rein in a growing budget deficit.

Israel moves pristine corals after restricted beach reopens

13 Mar 2019

EILAT, Israel For 50 years an Israeli oil company kept bathers and scuba divers away from a prime strip of beach in the Red Sea resort of Eilat. But it couldn't stop the sea life. | Video

Meet the sea squirt, sucking up plastic particles from the sea

20 Feb 2019

EILAT, Israel A rubbery sea creature with an irritating habit of clinging to ships and invading beaches could help measure plastic pollution as it can filter tiny particles from the ocean and store them in its soft tissue. | Video

Intel to get $1 billion state grant for $11 billion Israel chip plant expansion

29 Jan 2019

JERUSALEM Intel Corp will receive a grant of about $1 billion from the Israeli government for its latest investment plan to expand its chip manufacturing operations in the country, Israel's finance minister said on Tuesday.

Intel to get $1 billion state grant for $11 billion Israel chip plant expansion

29 Jan 2019

JERUSALEM Intel Corp will receive a grant of about $1 billion from the Israeli government for its latest investment plan to expand its chip manufacturing operations in the country, Israel's finance minister said on Tuesday.

A new generation takes up the hunt for Dead Sea Scrolls

22 Jan 2019

QUMRAN, West Bank In the cliffs high above the Dead Sea archaeologists chip away with pick axes, hoping to repeat one of the most sensational discoveries of the last hundred years - the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls. | Video

RPT-Mobileye leads Israeli charge into China's autonomous car market

09 Jan 2019

TEL AVIV, Jan 9 Israel-based Mobileye, which makes technology for autonomous driving, said on Tuesday it was expanding its business in China with two new partnerships, paving the way for smaller Israeli competitors that could benefit from U.S.-Sino trade tensions.

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