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From left, beekeepers at Hebron Honey tend their honeycombs. Photo by Nati Shohat/FLASH90
Turning landmines into punchlines [VIDEO]

Turning landmines into punchlines [VIDEO]

Joking aside: Comedians Yisrael Campbell, Ray Hanania, Aaron Freeman, Charley Warady, at the ZOA House Theater in Tel Aviv. Photo courtesy of www.ipcomedytour.comIt took less time for Moses to receive the Ten Commandments than it did for four Jewish and …

Tel Aviv students come face-to-face with the Third World

Israeli students visit Tanzania in an effort to improve the lives of Minjingu’s children. Photo: Itai PerryIn October, 12 students from Tel Aviv University’s Student Union traveled to Minjingu, a village in Tanzania, Africa. Armed with some 500 kilograms of …

Israel and US partner in alternative energy research

AJC’s Danny Grossman: Our vision of the world is where the oil bargaining chip would have a lesser value.US President George W. Bush signed into law this week a bill that will grant millions of dollars in funds for joint …

UN follows Israel’s lead in agricultural development

Among MASHAV initiatives have been the establishment of demonstration farms in Senegal and Kazakhstan.Israel’s role in the United Nations (UN) may be about to change for the better after news that the UN General Assembly gave preliminary passage this week …

Israel’s environmental watchdog honored by UN

Dr. Michael Graber: My hope now is that that climate change efforts will follow [the Montreal Protocol's] success.In recent years, Israel has acquired a worldwide reputation for its research prowess in clean and green technologies. But the country’s efforts in …