Marine Scientists Launch Initiative To Detect Tar Contamination In Real-Time
An existing jellyfish sightings initiative has launched a new map dedicated to reporting observations of tar on beaches or at sea.
April 01, 2021
Israeli Researchers Warn Of ‘Larger-Than-Ever’ Jellyfish Off Haifa Coast
This summer, those pesky, fear-inducing sea creatures that terrorize swimmers in their path, are even bigger than before.
July 13, 2020
Could Jellyfish Help Rid Our Waters Of Plastic Waste? Israeli Scientists Are On It
University of Haifa researchers are part of a global effort to develop a jellyfish-based filter that could help minimize microplastics in marine environments.
August 07, 2018
Parasite Genetically Related To Jellyfish Could Defy Everything We Know About Animals
"These micro-jellyfish expand our basic understanding of what makes up an animal," Israeli researchers say.
December 02, 2015
Researchers Turn Oceans’ Biggest Menace – Jellyfish – Into Sustainable Medical Products
Jellyfish are the oceans' peskiest predator that can ruin anyone's fun day at the beach but now Israeli research has found a reason to fish jellyfish and use them to produce a sustainable resource.
August 19, 2014
Will Your Next Toilet Paper Roll Be Made Of Jellyfish??
When you think of a stingly, gooey jellyfish, the last thing that would ever come to mind is smooth toilet paper. But you may have to rethink your opinion of the creature, as an Israeli company is using the raw material to create absorbing cloths.
April 09, 2014