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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

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...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


US Approves All Deals Involving Yemen’s Houthis for One Month

The United States on Monday approved all transactions involving Yemen's Houthi movement for the next month as Washington reviews a Trump administration designation of the Iran-aligned group as a foreign terrorist organization. The move appeared designed to allay fears...


Israel’s New Labor Party Leader Pulls Out of Unity Government

JNS.org - Newly elected Labor Party leader Merav Michaeli announced Monday that her party is pulling out of Israel’s unity government, led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Michaeli, who won the party...

Middle East

‘We Left the Middle East in Good Shape:’ Outgoing US Ambassador Friedma...

JNS.org - One winter morning in 2017, a young man arrived at the Kesher Israel synagogue in the heart of...


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