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A big green light for Israel’s Metrolight

Metrolight has developed a new kind of ballast that not only extends the life of the lamp, but also makes industrial lighting more efficient. Cities and companies in the US are concerned about energy usage. Not only does consuming excessive …

Tracking the next big Mideast quake [VIDEO]

Tracking the next big Mideast quake [VIDEO]

Earthquake damage, Israel 1927 (Source Library of Congress). By identifying the location of the next quake, Dr. Shmuel Marco hopes to prevent damage like this from reoccurring. It sounds like an alternate version of The Da Vinci Code: Geologist Dr. …

Israel’s skin care industry goes natural

Jamal Hamoud of Aya Natural: In the Druze tradition and in Beit Jann in particular, we wrapped babies in olive oil and myrtle powder for immunization. In biblical, Talmudic and medieval times, it was not unusual for the empires that …

Israeli nanotech provides green electricity [VIDEO]

Israeli nanotech provides green electricity [VIDEO]

In life, it’s usually the big things that get our attention. But sometimes, says Barry Breen, it’s the small things that end up making a big difference in our lives. And in the case of Breen’s company, Jerusalem-based Orionsolar, we’re …