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Israeli researchers develop invisibility cloak - but you can't see it, yet

HARRY POTTER, HERE WE COME 'Cloaking carpet' will deflect light so objects placed upon it do a disappearing act, say Ben-G...

BGU Researchers Achieve Breakthrough in Camouflaging an Optical Chip Rendering it Invisible

BGU researchers have achieved a breakthrough in manipulating light to theoretically render an object, such as an optical chip...

ABC Robotics Hosts Renowned Japanese Robotics Researcher Prof. Hiroshi Ishiguro

BGU's ABC Robotics Initiative hosted famed Japanese robotics researcher Prof. Hiroshi Ishiguro last week. Ishiguro was in Isr...

Governor of Illinois Eager to Cooperate with BGU

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner led an academic and trade delegation to Israel last week eager to build connections and lay th...

Cardinal Kurt Koch Receives Ladislaus Laszt Ecumenical and Social Concern Award

Cardinal Kurt Koch of the Vatican received the Ladislaus Laszt Ecumenical and Social Concern Award at BGU on Monday afternoon...

BGU Accepted into ATLAS Collaboration at the Large Hadron Collider

Ben Gurion University of the Negev was accepted into the ATLAS collaboration at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) as an associa...

Prof. Alon Friedman Receives Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Multiplier Grant

Prof. Alon Friedman (pictured left) has received an additional multiplier grant through the U.S.-Israel Binational Science Fo...

BGU to Host International Cyber Competition as part of CSAW

BGU will host an elite corps of Israeli high school, college, and graduate students who advanced to the finals of the world's...

Inauguration of New International Dormitories at BGU

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has opened its first international dorms in Beer-Sheva with a festive celebration.

Three New Deans Installed for the New Academic Year

Three new deans took over the Faculty of Engineering Sciences, the Faculty of Natural Sciences and the Kreitman School of Adv...