Beit Guvrin photo courtesy of Shlomo Aronson Architects

The 480 caves of Beit Guvrin-Maresha, Israel’s newest UNESCO World Heritage Site, are very cool – in more ways than one.

Hula hoops on Tel Aviv beach. Photo by Flash90.

Hula-hooping is the hottest new dance and fitness craze to hit Tel Aviv’s public squares and beaches, and even missiles didn’t stop the action.

Ten percent of women taking Herceptin for breast cancer develop cardiac side effects. Image via

Study: A protein called Erbin plays a role in abnormal heart enlargement, which is one side effect of a common drug to treat breast cancer.

Orli Avior photographed the Cohen home in Ashkelon, which took a direct hit at 6:30am August 26.

Residents of the badly hit southern city tell ISRAEL21c how they managed to keep fear at bay through this long summer of sirens and missiles.

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