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Episode 5: Roni Grosz, curator of the Albert Einstein Archives

Find out what it's like taking care of the legacy of the world's most famous genius.

Here's how to listen to a podcast

Heard about podcasts, but not exactly sure what they are? Here's what you need to know to start listening to one in under 5 minutes.

Scientists invent way to put a real soccer match on your desk

The World Cup may soon make the leap from your television and onto the dining room table.

Mole rats are uncovering your ancient history

The fuzzy critters are now being used by some archaeologists on digs.

Why your boss shouldn't complain if you browse Facebook at work

A new study explores whether 'cyberloafing' is a problematic waste of company time or simply something to do when you're bored.

Episode 1: Avi Loeb, Harvard astronomer and alien hunter

In the debut episode of 'Our Friend from Israel,' we chat with Dr. Avi Loeb about why he's searching for aliens and a new Earth for humans.

Google is upgrading its version of Siri – and it sounds just like us

The tech giant is promising a real human experience with its new Duplex system.

Physicist reveals science secrets of 'Star Wars' in new book

Georgetown professor explores the science behind the Jedi Force, lightsabers and the Death Star.

There’s a neuron in your brain, and it’s named after Jennifer Aniston

This is what happens when you watch too much television, America.

Stephen Hawking's search for aliens just got a major boost

One of the physicist's final projects is now one step closer to finding extraterrestrial life.

Students invent portable robot chauffeur

The foldable machine can be taken anywhere and, with just five minutes of installation, can drive any car.

Scientists are getting closer to recording your dreams

You may soon be able to watch your dreams while you're awake.

These entrepreneurs made a car that folds up – while you're driving it

'It will be a game-changer,' said company's founder.

A Texas city just replaced its entire bus system with a rideshare service

Via, a startup founded in Israel, joined forces with the city of Arlington, Texas, to provide commuters with inexpensive on-demand rides.

We just discovered something new about Jupiter's mysterious stripes

American space probe Juno is uncovering secrets about our solar system's favorite gas giant planet.