Daily Archives: March 14, 2019

Game Theory explains fertility mystery in nematodes: Why are 9% males?

By | 2019-03-14T23:29:37+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Health|

In Mesorhabditis, the girl worm uses the boy worm for sex, to 'fertilize' her eggs, but the kids are clones of herself. New study explains how and why the males are still around

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The Birthright vs J Street fight about free trips to Israel is completely pointless

By | 2019-03-14T19:32:25+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Middle East|

J Street has validated, rather than challenged, two controversial Birthright principles – that young Jews deserve freebies and that Israel should be at the center of their Jewish identity

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U.S. military to test ground-launched cruise missile banned for decades as treaty with Russia falls apart

By | 2019-03-14T19:00:45+00:00 March 14th, 2019|World|

The United Nations has urged the United States and Russia to preserve the the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, saying its loss would make the world more insecure and unstable

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Europe, then China. Now, Israel is the new front in Trump’s trade wars

By | 2019-03-14T18:43:11+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Middle East|

In talks starting this week, Washington wants better access for its farm products – a sign of how much the global economy is undergoing risky changes

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Russian cruise missile submarine sails to the Mediterranean

By | 2019-03-14T18:05:57+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Middle East|

Russia's naval vessels and submarines played a crucial role in Syrian conflict, particularly in 2017, launching missile strikes on Islamic State targets and destroying command posts

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Hundreds of Islamic State militants surrender after losing fight over their last enclave in Syria

By | 2019-03-14T17:48:50+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Middle East|

Syrian Democratic Forces, backed by the U.S., say 'all of the terrorist organization's attempts to achieve any progress' in Baghouz have been thwarted

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Teens suspected of Temple Mount arson say they wanted to harm Israeli police officer who provoked worshipers

By | 2019-03-14T17:32:38+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Middle East|

Two 15-year-olds say they threw a firebomb after seeing a video that showed an Israeli police officer stepping on prayer rugs despite Muslim worshipers' calls for him to stop

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1,700-year-old inscription identifies great city of Elusa – now in an Israeli firing zone

By | 2019-03-14T16:25:40+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Sci/Tech|

Once a pagan village, the Negev metropolis arose on the crossroads of the Incense Road and road to Shur, and featured nine churches, at least one giant bathhouse, and an internationally renowned school of rhetoric

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