Humanities

Do You Ever Lie to Appear More Honest?

Hebrew U. Study Finds Lawyers, Employees Bend Truth to Avoid Appearing Dishonest, Even if it Costs Them Money   Honesty is the best policy, or so the saying goes. But what if the truth seems less...
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Martin Buber Supported MLK In Letter To LBJ

Just before Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the National Library of Israel has unveiled a timely letter from its Martin Buber Archive. In 1965 Buber, just before his death, joined a group of Hebrew...
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Western Wall Wearing Away?

Western Wall Wearing Away? Discovery of Extreme Erosion Process Could Guide New Preservation Techniques Erosion in fine-grained limestone up to 100 times faster; stones receded by tens of...
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