The South African Scientist Who Built Israel's 'Exploratorium'

Prof. Peter Hillman, who died last month, was a specialist in neurobiology and brain studies who founded the Bloomfield Science Museum in Jerusalem and hoped to make science accessible to a wider public.

In 1980, Professor Peter Hillman came up with the idea of establishing a science museum in Jerusalem, the first of its kind in Israel. He was 52 years old...