Haifa University to head new marine research center

18.07.2012                      28.Tammus. 5772

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Haifa University to head new marine research center

Need for such a center has become apparent in recent years due to discovery of gas in the sea.

A new multi-university center for Mediterranean Sea research is to be established within the next few months to study the economic resources of the sea, including natural gas. The center, to be headed by Haifa University, will be allocated NIS 70 million and will be run in collaboration with the Technion, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Bar-Ilan University, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and the Weizmann Institute….