Latest University of Haifa Stories

2010-05-13 14:29:22

A new intervention has been found to reduce the self-stigma and improve the quality of life and self-esteem among persons with serious mental illness.

2010-04-19 09:12:36

A new technique assisting in early diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease has been developed by Prof. Shimon Sapir of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Haifa.

2010-03-25 10:20:07

Sexual abuse in childhood increases the chances of high-risk pregnancy.

2010-03-22 09:29:02

Many terrorist organizations, including Hamas, are using their children’s websites in order to recruit girls for terrorist activities.

2010-03-15 10:13:35

A person can reach a high level of spiritual development without being emotionally and psychologically mature.

2010-03-08 11:00:01

The more heterogeneous the community of an online chat channel, the more chances the channel has to survive over time.

2010-03-08 09:25:00

Prof Gershon Galil of the Department of Bible Studies at the University of Haifa has identified Khirbet Qeiyafa as “Neta’im”, which is mentioned in the book of Chronicles.

2010-03-01 10:35:00

Jihadist terror organizations have set economic terrorism as their new target, intending to harm and paralyze Western economies, the United Sates in particular, claims Prof Gabriel Weimann, expert researcher of terrorism over the Internet at the University of Haifa.

2010-02-10 14:19:07

Bees prefer nectar with small amounts of nicotine and caffeine over nectar that does not comprise these substances at all.

2010-02-09 10:43:17

A century after Amedeo Modigliani painted the Portrait of Maud Abrantes, the mystery behind the painting might be solved.

Word of the Day
  • An armed gangster.
The word 'shotta' is an alteration of 'shooter'.