Israeli researchers are developing the second generation of drugs to treat diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease.
Israel is the only country in the world that entered the 21st century with a net gain in its number of trees.
Israeli company HomeBioGas has developed anaerobic biodigesters that can turn food scraps and animal manure into clean biogas for cooking, heating and lighting.
An Israeli-developed device can painlessly administer medications through microscopic pores in the skin.
Israel has designed the first flight system to protect passenger and freighter aircraft against missile attack.
An Israeli company developed a computerized system for ensuring proper administration of medications, thus removing human error from medical treatment.
Scientists in Israel have used strands of DNA to create tiny transistors that can literally build themselves.
New Yorkers are finding parking in their city a great deal easier with a new Israeli app called Pango that lets users locate, book and pay for parking spots via their smartphone. Other US cities in Arizona and Pennsylvania are also using the system.
Israel leads the world in the number of scientists and technicians in the workforce, with 145 per 10,000, as opposed to 85 in the U.S., over 70 in Japan, and less than 60 in Germany. With over 25% of its work force employed in technical professions. Israel places first in this category as well.