The swifts are active all night in the Western Wall colony versus daytime activity in the other three colonies here that we studied. The impact of this increased activity, however, bears further exploring.”
Fully 83% of the Israeli public believe that the functioning of hospitals is very good or quite good; 58.5% are satisfied with the functioning of the media, while only 39% think so of the Finance Ministry.
Now, researchers at Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and Rambam Medical Center in Haifa have successfully tested a method that will dramatically increase the current testing capacity using existing available resources.
During a meeting attended by over 50 scientists from departments across the BGU campus, Chamovitz declared that the university would set aside resources to bring the most promising projects to fruition.
The study was conducted at Michigan State University’s Kellogg Biological Station and the University of Wisconsin’s Arlington Research Station, which is part of the US Department of Energy’s Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center.
The study is part of ongoing research on the role of insect-eating bats in pest suppression in other agriculture systems such as corn, vineyards, apples and date plantations carried out by Korine’s group.