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2011-07-26 00:48:00

OR YEHUDA, Israel, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. [http://www.magicsoftware.com/en ] (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of mobile [http://www.magicsoftware.com/en/solutions/?catID=313 ] and cloud-enabled application [http://www.magicsoftware.com/en/products/?catID=70 ] and business integration [http://www.magicsoftware.com/en/products/?catID=41 ] platforms, today announced that it has signed a Site License agreement with the Hebrew University in...

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2008-09-24 08:10:00

After 3 years and $10,000 worth of restoration costs, Albert Einstein's long-lost telescope will be put on display at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, an institution the theorist helped start. The old reflecting telescope is bulky, but is still powerful enough to see Jupiter's rings and it's five moons. Einstein received the telescope in 1954, one year before he died, as a gift from a friend named Zvi Gizeri.  Officials at the university believe Gizeri may have made the telescope...

2006-07-28 11:29:37

By Jeremy Pelofsky WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ariel Levin made a deal with her mother: If there were no new State Department travel warnings for Israel or a war there this summer, she could spend a college semester in Jerusalem. That was before the current fighting erupted on July 12. Levin still wants to go to show support for Israel and must decide by Tuesday whether or not to attend the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. "I'm very grateful that my parents would let me go at all, and...


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