Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen is Editorial Director of From the Grapevine. He has written for the Washington Post, the Daily Beast, the Huffington Post, Yahoo News and Slate. Cohen is also the author of “My Jesus Year: A Rabbi’s Son Wanders the Bible Belt in Search of His Own Faith” (HarperCollins), named one of the best books of the year by Publishers Weekly and for which he received the Georgia Author of the Year award. Cohen previously served as the Content Director for the Mother Nature Network. He is based in Morgantown, WV.

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Harvard scientist reveals how it still might be possible for us to move there.

Look inside a 12th-century prison transformed into a magnificent hotel

We're pretty sure the inmates never had access to a spa and an infinity pool.

10 famous people who share a birthday with Albert Einstein

From rock stars to award-winning actors, March 14 is a good day to be born.

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A novice chemist didn't know what to do with his life. The world's favorite genius had an answer.

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About a week after the Super Bowl, a group of top NFL players has begun a whirlwind 6-day tour of the Mediterranean country.

The night 'Wonder Woman' slayed the Olympics

The premiere of the Gal Gadot blockbuster on HBO lassoed in some record-breaking Nielsen numbers.

Aimee Buchanan shares videos and photos from her Olympic debut

'To be an Israeli Olympian means the world to me,' said the 24-year-old figure skater.

Cavemen – they're just like us! New discovery finds ancients kept dogs as pets

Archaeologists uncovered latest finding while examining centuries-old canine teeth.

Emojis at work: Which side are you on?

A debate rages on if the cartoonish characters are helpful or hurtful among colleagues.

First photos: Israeli athletes share their arrival in Korea for Winter Olympics

Team spends first days in Pyeongchang practicing and posing for pics.

This one ingredient may determine a relationship's success

New study brings scientific backing to a commonly held belief.

Figure skater chosen to be Israeli flag bearer at Winter Games

Alexey Bychenko got the nod on his 30th birthday.

Do you make better decisions in another language?

A surprising study shows how your brain may process information differently.

Team builds habitat to simulate life on Mars

The shelter will be located near a 25-mile-wide, 200 million-year-old crater in southern Israel.

Super blue blood moon shines over Jerusalem

The rare lunar event stunned skywatchers around the world.