Environment
The eTree is a radiation-free, self-contained power station/seating area

Israel’s constant gardener is a recycler

It’s the kind of stuff that could inspire Leonard Cohen’s “Suzanne” – Israel’s Yoav Kotik is finding treasures in discarded objects, by fashioning trash into flower gardens, jewelry, lamps and objects of art.   The 50-year-old industrial designer is now …

Israel’s Newton puts green in motion

Newton’s clean hybrid engine uses parts from two traditional engines on the market today. Since the industrial revolution, humanity has struggled to find ways to make the machine more efficient and productive. Engines drive our cars, wash our clothes and …

Israeli innovation turns trash into electricity

TGE Tech’s device can convert refuse into syngas, an element that has the properties of gas, oil and coal. Some of the biggest mountains aren’t made out of stone; they’re built out of garbage. It’s a sad fact of life …

The rhythm according to Green

“Being able to maximize crop yield will be very important in the future.” Dr. Rachel Green. As the world warms up and food insecurity predictions become real, the research of Dr. Rachel Green from The Hebrew University will likely grow …

My Story: Plastic psychology

Trapped in flagrante bottelo – one Jerusalem doctor’s attempt to clean up the environment. I realized that I enjoy a personality trait which had begun to slide toward becoming a frank disorder when one of my neighbors caught me rummaging …

From cancer vaccines to a cure for allergies

Opening up a new world for disease treatment: Anat Eitan, founder and CEO of AllergyFight and VacciGuard. Unlike the world of high-tech, Israel’s biotech community is populated with women leading life-changing companies into the new millennium. They are CEOs and …

Israel’s Ecological Mission

Israel learns that going green isn’t just for the birds. As the sun dips behind the Ramat Naftali Mountain range, beginning to draw with it what’s left of the light in the Upper Galilee, we set off to see the …