Israeli artists have developed new bus stop libraries available free of charge to commuters and travelers across the country.
For many years, conservationists believed Israelís Hula painted frog was extinct after its swampy habitat was drained in the 1950s. Now, the frog has been found alive and jumping in the Hula valley after massive conservation efforts.
Israeli researchers are using video games to investigate future treatments for memory disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease.
The Waldorf-Astoria luxury hotel in Jerusalem hired eco-builders from a tiny kibbutz in Israel’s Negev Desert to provide the interior touches.
Most of the Windows NT operating system was developed by Microsoft-Israel.
Israeli researchers have solved the mystery of Lenin’s death.
Israel leads the world in the number of scientists and technicians in the workforce, with 145 per 10,000, as opposed to 85 in the U.S., over 70 in Japan, and less than 60 in Germany. With over 25% of its work force employed in technical professions. Israel places first in this category as well.
Prof. Robert Aumann is the fourth Israeli in the last four years to win a Nobel prize.
Since February 2013, more than 1,200 Syrian women, men and children have made their way across the Syrian-Israeli border to be treated for free in Israeli hospitals – regardless of the fact that Syria is an enemy state of Israel.