A new acne treatment developed in Israel, the ClearLight device, produces a high-intensity, ultraviolet-light-free, narrow-band blue light that causes acne bacteria to self-destruct – all without damaging surroundings skin or tissue.
Some 500 million birds representing 300 species migrate across Israel’s skies twice a year in the autumn and spring along the Great Valley Rift.
Israel’s Given Imaging developed the first ingestible video camera, so small it fits inside a pill.
Israel is the only liberal democracy in the Middle East.
Voice over internet protocol (VoIP) technology was pioneered in Israel.
New Yorkers are finding parking in their city a great deal easier with a new Israeli app called Pango that lets users locate, book and pay for parking spots via their smartphone. Other US cities in Arizona and Pennsylvania are also using the system.
An Israeli team has made medical history with its ability to transform skin stem cells from heart-disease patients into healthy heart tissue.
Israel is ranked #2 in the world for venture capital funds right behind the US.
Israeli research shows that a tonsillectomy could be the key to solving sleep apnea in children.
Superbugs are now the leading cause of preventable death in the developed world.