NASA is interested in knowing what Israeli researchers can learn about conditions on Mars by studying the Negev desert.
An Israeli smartphone app already in use worldwide enables drivers to avoid jams, and navigate their way through crowded city streets, using data from their phone’s GPS.
Israeli laser technology is powering the latest hair removal devices on the American market.
An Israeli vaccine for West Nile virus is being tested in the U.S.
An Israeli-initiated project is drastically lowering the mortality rate of Ethiopian children infected with the AIDS/HIV virus.
Israeli researchers are developing the second generation of drugs to treat diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease.
Since February 2013, more than 2,600 Syrian women, men and children have made their way across the Syrian-Israeli border to be treated for free in Israeli hospitals – regardless of the fact that Syria is an enemy state of Israel.
Voice over internet protocol (VoIP) technology was pioneered in Israel.
The success of GlaxoSmithKline’s once-a-day breast cancer pill Tykerb – which has won approval by the FDA for use by women with metastatic or advanced breast cancer – is thanks in part to clinical trials conducted by Israeli researchers.
Israel has the third highest rate of entrepreneurship – and the highest rate among women and among people over 55 – in the world.