Vireo's announcement that it's producing the world's first kosher-certified medical weed raised eyebrows.
Ruth Schuster is Senior Editor at the Haaretz-TheMarker English Edition.
Schuster has worked in writing, editing and translation for English and Hebrew-language publications for more than two decades. She holds a BSc in biology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
She lives in Tel Aviv with her daughter and multiple pets and in her spare time, promotes animal rights.
Ancient Canaanite citadel discovered in the middle of the Nahariya, which had been burned down four times, will be incorporated into the basement.
Breakthrough technique is based on activating bacterial chlorophyll in the drug using laser light to kill tumor tissue without killing the patient too.
Vast 2,700-year old farmstead featured 24 rooms around a courtyard - and 1,500-year old church featured credit: 'Built under Theodosius the priest.'
Twist on light-trapping technique combines ray-based light trapping with wave-optics absorption.
Science isn't just about helping us live longer, making better dog food or reducing our carbon footprint. Sometimes it's about marveling at the world around us.
And some maybes: Archaeologists think they may have found where Jesus lived in Nazareth and was tried in Jerusalem.
ISIS has been accused of causing a 'flesh-eating bacteria' to spread in Syria and therefore in Europe. Not exactly.
Smoking plus periodontal disease jacked up breast cancer rates even more, huge study of over 73,000 women showed.
A thigh bone found in Red Deer Cave in Yunnan apparently belongs to an unknown species of human that, like the ‘hobbit,’ coexisted with us until 10,500 years ago.