Jenn Virskus

A Q&A with the author of 'What Einstein Told His Cook'

Using the genius as his muse, a chemist explains the science of the kitchen.

This could be the coolest playground ever

A new company is turning science education into child’s play.

Study says birds are selfish, but are they really?

A new study examines the behavior of babblers that decide to go it alone.

How Einstein helped invent driverless cars

Einstein’s theory of relativity is at the heart of self-driving car technology.

11 surprising things you didn’t know about Haifa

From world-renowned gardens to some of the best falafel in Israel, this city is a must-visit.

The best new and upcoming books to read in 2017

List includes new works by Carrie Fisher, Sara Shepard ("Pretty Little Liars") and Elizabeth Strout ("Olive Kitteridge").

'Smart shirt' could revolutionize vital sign monitoring

At-risk heart patients can get peace of mind while enjoying everyday activities.

Can your face reveal a disease to a doctor?

This artificial intelligence app uses a facial recognition algorithm to help diagnose rare genetic diseases.

4 reasons Israeli designers are so hot right now

Celebrities and everyday women are clamoring for the collections by these designers.

Botanical gardens offer community benefits beyond greenery

‘Plants Grow People’ model in the Mediterranean is taking off in other parts of the world.

Veterinarian turned wildlife photographer brings awareness to endangered animals

Yaron Schmid showcases the personalities of animals, and National Geographic has taken notice.

New way to pasteurize drinks is 73% more efficient

And it's not just your milk that will benefit. Juices, soda and beer can also use the UV light process.

5 up-and-coming fashion designers everyone is raving about

From dressing Beyoncé to crafting boots for Lady Gaga, these young fashionistas are making their mark.

Why Tel Aviv is the new Motor City

Israel's tech sector is leading this century's automobile revolution.

Bay Area going 'Gaga' for modern dance

These classes are popping up from San Francisco to New York. We sent our reporter to try one out.