For many years, conservationists believed Israel's Hula painted frog was extinct after its swampy habitat was drained in the 1950s. Now, the frog has been found alive and jumping in the Hula valley after massive conservation efforts.
The founder of the Cancer Prevention and Wellness Program at New York’s prestigious Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is Israeli.
Israeli air force pilot technology is being used to train American college basketball and hockey players.
Voice over internet protocol (VoIP) technology was pioneered in Israel.
Israel has the highest ratio of university degrees to the population in the world.
Israel has one of the world’s only playgrounds totally suitable for special needs children.