Israel is one of the leading countries in providing ornamental fish to aquariums around the world.
Twenty-four percent of Israel’s workforce holds university degrees – ranking third in the industrialized world, after the United States and Holland – and 12 percent hold advanced degrees.
Israeli mini-unmanned aerial vehicles are being used by US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Guess Who? (Hasbro), Play-On-WordZ (Hasbro), Number Rumba (Mattel), Quips (Ravensburger), One Too Many (Waddington’s) and Last Mouse Lost (Foxmind) are among more than 155 different concepts thought up by Tel Aviv-based game designers Theora Design.
A winning proposal by Israel’s Technion Institute of Technology and Cornell University will form the basis of the future NYTechinstitute in the Big Apple.
When Golda Meir was elected Prime Minister of Israel in 1969, she became the world’s second elected female leader in modern times.