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Israeli scientist produces genetically engineered spider web fiber

The genetically produced fibers in insect cells are shown against a backdrop of a spider and its web.A remarkable Israeli achievement may have far-reaching implications in future development of products ranging from micro-conductors and optical fibers to fishing rods, surgical …

Israeli-made device helps restore use of paralyzed hands

The brace-like device with built-in electrodes helps the hand grasp and release objects. Stroke sufferers or victims of a spinal cord injury often lose partial use of their hands. As a result, they can spend agonizing months in rehabilitation, attempting …

An Israeli peek into the future of telecom

Staying connected: some 46 Israeli start-ups showcased their products at last week’s Telecom Israel 2004 exhibition.While American consumers are just beginning to be able to download TV and video clips onto their cell phones, Israeli startup eBIZ.mobility is already marketing …

Israeli surveillance systems protecting American lives abroad

Unlike other intruder detection equipment on the market, Controp systems detect penetration attempts automatically, and in difficult conditions.They have a world of experience monitoring Israel’s borders around the clock. They helped secure the Athens summer Olympic Games. And now the …

Going 3D the Israeli way

HumanEyes 3D creates a stereoscopic photograph by taking the pictures from a single digital camera which has been swept over a scene in continuous mode, and can even create a 3D picture of a complete 360 degree panorama.The virtual world …

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