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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 …

Experimental orchard lays groundwork for new medicines

Dr. Elaine Solowey shows visitor the Dalai Lama one of the Tibetan medicinal herbs she has cultivated in her experimental orchard. A group of tourists treks its way into the Kibbutz Ketura Experimental Orchard, about 30 minutes north of Israel’s …

Going electric with the ‘Energy Tower’

Professor Dan Zaslavsky: We could easily produce between 15 to 20 times the total electricity the world uses today. The Israeli inventors call it an Energy Tower, and if it’s adopted worldwide it could become a major source of cheap …