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Dr. Andre Danesh, a chemistry professor turned real estate investor, was born in Iran and grew up in an Orthodox Jewish community there. He majored in chemistry for a year at the University of Tehran; received a PhD in organometallic chemistry from the University of Montpellier, France, in 1962; and completed his postdoctoral studies at the University of Colorado. He has worked as a research associate at the University of Paris and a professor of chemistry at the University of Massachusetts. He lives in Boston.

ARTICLES BY: Andre Danesh / JNS.org


August 23, 2015 10:26 am
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The Big Bang and the Theory of Everything From Nothing

JNS.org - “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” (Genesis 1:1) “And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light.” (Genesis 1:3) These...

Culture

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the Jewish dietary...

Features

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

World

EU Parliament Deems Anti-Iran Art ‘Too Controversial,’ Cancels ...

JNS.org - An exhibition of caricatures seeking to expose the Iranian government’s human-rights abuses has been rejected for display at the...

Israel

Israel’s United Hatzalah Receives Award in Panama

JNS.org - United Hatzalah received an award from the Panama Homefront Command on Feb. 5, honoring the organization for providing lifesaving first-response assistance in the Central American country. Jose Donderis, president of...

Middle East

Qatar Says Gaza Aid Spares Israel War, Shows Doha Does Not Back Hamas

Qatar is helping Israel avoid another Gaza war by funneling relief money to impoverished Palestinians with Washington's blessing, a Qatari diplomat said on Thursday, describing the cooperation as evidence of Doha's distance...

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