Posts Tagged ‘ israel ’

Meet Shalo-um Chan, Japan’s Curiously Israeli Anime Web Series

April 5, 2016
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Shalom Chan

When you think Anime, you probably don’t think of Israel. Anime movies and TV shows are traditionally made in Japan, or at least in a Japanese style. But, as part of a push for more Japanese tourists, the Israeli Embassy in Japan has gotten in on the anime game, by…

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This Robot With an iPad Head Is the New Face of Israel Activism

March 8, 2016
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This Robot With an iPad Head Is the New Face of Israel Activism

Rumor has it that most of our jobs are at risk of being automated —…

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How Israel’s National Library Got a Hold of Sir Isaac Newton’s Papers

January 27, 2016
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How Israel’s National Library Got a Hold of Sir Isaac Newton’s Papers

After Sir Isaac Newton died in 1727, his papers were given to the University of…

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Israel’s Great Persian Deer Heist of 1978

January 6, 2016
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Israel's Persian Deer Heist of 1978

In the valleys of the Galilee, along the…

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Baba Joon, Israel’s First Persian-Language Oscar Entry

January 4, 2016
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Baba Joon 7

Before a word is uttered in the new…

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Exclusive Trailer for a Fabulous New Zionism Documentary

December 16, 2015
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CollidingDreams_posterFInal

Was Zionism a lifesaving ideology, or is it…

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Finding Home But Risking Your Family, in Jerusalem

November 13, 2015
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P.S. Jerusalem

When filmmaker Danae Elon became pregnant with her…

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Trekkie Fan Fiction: Where Rabin’s Descendants Live Long and Prosper

November 3, 2015
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Star Trek: Where Rabin's Descendants Live Long and Prosper

It’s been 20 years since Yitzhak Rabin’s assassination…

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Decoding the Torah=Decoding Life. Or Something.

October 21, 2015
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Decoding the Torah=Decoding Life. Or Something.

A blurb for Torah Codes: End to Darkness…

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The 18-Year-Old Giving Haredi Fashion a Facelift

October 12, 2015
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The 18-Year-Old Giving Haredi Fashion a Facelift

Ralph Lauren might have just stepped down as…

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A Sculptural Tribute to Israel’s Tragic Summer

September 29, 2015
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Pillar of Ash

With his arresting sculptural installation “Pillar of Ash,”…

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Scan Your Snack With This Amazing Israeli Invention

September 21, 2015
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Scan Your Snack With This Amazing Israeli Invention

It used to be that x-ray vision was…

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