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.
Israel has one of the world’s only playgrounds totally suitable for special needs children.
An Israeli medical delegation from the ‘Save a Child’s Heart’ project recently spent two weeks in China performing open heart surgery on children.
Two Israelis have won the 2004 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their groundbreaking work in cancer research.
An Israeli strategist has guided numerous UK sporting organizations to new heights with his ‘Winning Formula’.
Israel hosts IBM’s largest R&D facilities outside the United States.
Israel has the largest raptor migration in the world, with hundreds of thousands of African birds of prey crossing as they fan out into Asia.
Hawaiian singer Don Ho underwent an Israeli-developed stem cell treatment to strengthen his heart.
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.
Christopher Reeve called Israel the “world center” for research on paralysis treatment.