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Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen is Editorial Director of From the Grapevine and host of the weekly podcast "Our Friend from Israel." 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, and was the founding editor of both Jewsweek and American Jewish Life magazine. He is based in Morgantown, WV, where he lives with his wife and two dogs.

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What's next for Oscar-winning couple Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman?

Their Academy Award-winning short 'Skin' was actually the basis for their next project.

Israeli director wins Academy Award for Best Short Film

Guy Nattiv and his wife, actress Jaime Ray Newman, take home the Oscar for 'Skin.'

Will Israel's spaceship blow away Buzz Aldrin's footprint on the moon?

The Beresheet spacecraft is set to land in the Sea of Tranquility, in the general vicinity of the Apollo 11 landmarks.

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The country held watch parties from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as SpaceIL's Beresheet ship took flight from Cape Canaveral.

Watch Israel's historic moon launch live

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With an eye toward inspiring the next generation, the project enlisted the help of the nation's children.

6 things you need to know about the historic Israeli moon launch

How SpaceIL's ship, dubbed the Beresheet, evolved from a beer-soaked idea to an actual lunar landing.

Exclusive photos: 12 contestants are living in a fake city for new reality series

'2025' is being dubbed a real-life 'Truman Show' and is poised to revolutionize the television industry.

8 of the most romantic places in Israel

This Valentine's Day, love is in the air all over this Mediterranean country.

Exclusive: An interview with the co-founder of Israel's historic moon mission

Just days before liftoff, Yonatan Winetraub reveals what sparked the idea, the planned lunar experiments and what surprising gifts are onboard.

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Actress is joining the cast of action thriller from Israeli filmmakers.

Watch Israel's OurCrowd Summit live

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Academy Award nominee Guy Nattiv shares his preparation for the big night. 'Honestly,' he said, 'it's surreal.'

New goggles give surgeons X-ray vision

A Johns Hopkins study shows that the device has nearly perfect accuracy.

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The company has also invented a faucet for your car's cup holder.