Latest Bar-Ilan University Stories

2012-09-19 23:00:07

Bar Ilan, Israel's largest research university, has just opened a one-year, English-language, postbac premed program in Tel Aviv.

Multitasking More Prevalent Among, More Stressful for Moms
2011-12-02 09:13:43

Working mothers are forced to multitask more often than working fathers, and they are more likely to find the practice of trying to complete multiple duties more stressful than their male counterparts.

Ghostwriting The Torah?
2011-10-12 03:21:34

New algorithm distinguishes contributors to the Old Testament with high accuracy, says TAU research.

2010-06-14 08:45:52

Material’s fluctuating response to a magnetic field could lead to switchable superconducting wires.

2009-07-06 14:07:43

A study published Monday showed that by the age of 5, most triplets are on par with their peers in mental and emotional development, but those born at the lowest weights may still lag behind.

2008-08-15 14:40:00

Researchers in Israel have discovered a new technique to determine water pollution levels by listening to sound waves produced by tiny pieces of floating algae.

Word of the Day
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.