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Dan Yakir

Chair of ASTC's Leading Edge Awards Selection Committee Dr. Dennis Schatz presenting the award to Dr. Moshe Rishpon
The EcoSphere wins an award for best visitor experience
Prof. Nir Orion , Prof. Andras Szollosi-Nagy and Dr. Orit Ben-Zvi Assaraf.Through blue-tinted glasses
The Blue Planet teaching package developed at Weizmann is adopted by UNESCO
Illusteration: Looking Back on the Institute’s environmental studies
We offer here a brief history of the Institute’s environmental studies and a look at the future generation of environmental...
Illustration:  increasing water consumption

Weizmann Institute researchers are developing scientific approaches to efficient and sophisticated water management....

illustration: heating up of the Earth (global warming)

Several research projects in the Environmental Sciences and Energy Research Department at the Weizmann Institute are aimed at...

Prof. Dan Yakir. On carbon dioxide's trail

Insights into the "riddle of the missing carbon dioxide"

Prof. Dan Yakir
Weizmann Institute study suggests that rising carbon dioxide levels might cause forests to spread into dry...
Prof. Dan Yakir

Plants might be an effective warning system for rising carbon dioxide levels

El Niňo Is Good News For Israel

World media report: Destructive storms in South America may spell needed rain for the Middle East

Link Between El Nino and Rainfall in Israel Discovered
REHOVOT, Israel -- June 24, 1996 -- El Nino, the periodic abnormal warming of surface water in the...