In Israel, genius abounds

Dr. Frank Luger, the head of Mensa Israel: “If you’re gifted, you have a moral obligation to help those less fortunate.”So far there are 262 of them in Israel – immigrants and natives – their jobs ranging from professor to …

Treating the world’s psychotrauma

Turkish girls who experienced the recent spate of terror there engage in therapy devised by Dr. Mooly Lahad.A leading Israeli expert and groundbreaking dynamo in the field of prevention and treatment of psychotrauma, Professor Mooli Lahad recently flew to Istanbul …

Expect an extraordinary experience

“I work on the seam between the content and the attraction,” says entertainment technology developer Ofer Yardeni.As a 21-year-old who had just completed his service in the Israel Defense Forces, Ori Yardeni, born and raised in Israel, gazed at the …

Champions of academic freedom

Dr. Andrew Marks: I felt the best way to combat the boycott of Israeli academics was to do something positive.Dr. Andrew R. Marks of New York is a very busy man. He is Chair of the Department of Physiology and …

Israeli school readiness program spans the globe

Supported by activity packets, home visits, and group meetings, HIPPY parents learn how to prepare their children for success in school and beyond.Meet HIPPY – not an aging anti-war demonstrator, but an Israeli program for Home Instruction of Parents of …