• The first image beamed to Earth from the Mars Insight robot

    The Wonder of Mars Insight and Other Space Questions

    The words “Touchdown Confirmed!” caused an eruption of cheers, hugs and high fives today, and it wasn’t from the NFL, but rather the words of the announcer from the command center at the NASA/JPL Laboratories in Pasadena, California as the Insight probe landed on Mars. As I watched the landing unfold live on NASA TV, you could see the nervous excitement of each person in the command center over the course of the 7 minutes from the time the probe descended through the atmosphere to the time it landed on Martian soil. It was nothing less than mesmerizing!


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    This fall we have promotional pricing for our programs in Israel, Massachusetts, and California!


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  • Sci-Tech Israel in the Desert


    On Sunday the teens visited the Orcam labs in Jerusalem, where they got to test out their next generation product. Orcam develops cameras that attach to glasses in subtle and sleek way in order to help people with visual impairments read, recognize faces, and tell time.


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  • 7 Reasons to Travel to Israel


    Check out 7 reasons why you should travel to Israel from Sci-Tech Israel participant Morgan Gitlitz.


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  • A Fun and New View About The Differences We’ve Noticed So Far in Israel!


    Check out what Sci-Tech Israel participants Emily and Paige have noticed about Israel so far.


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  • Yad Vashem


    Yad Vashem, the Israeli Holocaust memorial outside of Jerusalem, tells a story of the Jewish people and their persecution. On July 6th, through original artifacts, survivor interviews, and expert tour guides, the Sci-Tech Israel teens learned about the Holocaust through stories and faces.


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  • Finding Opportunity in Challenges


    "Many times you'll hear, 'This can not be done.' When you hear that, you must go and try it."


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  • Airobotics: Revolutionizing the Use of Drones


    We visited one of the offices of Airobotics, a company that has pioneered a new way for companies to take advantage of drone technology.


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  • Sci-Tech in Jerusalem


    Thursday morning began with a cloud of ancient dust, as the teens got their hands dirty while they dug in an active archaeological excavation at Bet Guvrin. The teens were excited to find actual artifacts from the Bar Kochba revolt against the Romans nearly two thousand years ago.


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  • Why I Chose Sci-Tech Israel


    I chose to come to Israel with Sci-Tech for a variety of reasons. My friends are a big part of why I wanted to go with Sci-Tech. They are the main reason that my camp experience was so amazing!


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