Israeli companies are going to require models in their advertisements to take tests to insure that they have a normal BMI (Body mass index).
Tel Aviv has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The U.S. Marines in Iraq are using an Israel-developed hand-held computer for communication purposes.
Voice over internet protocol (VoIP) technology was pioneered in Israel.
An Israeli company M-Systems was the first to patent and introduce the disk on key.
Israeli medical teams are training Ethiopian doctors to fight AIDS.
Israel is one of the leading countries in providing ornamental fish to aquariums around the world.
In proportion to its population, Israel has the largest number of startup companies in the world. In absolute terms, Israel has the largest number of startup companies than any other country in the world, except the US (3,500 companies mostly in hi-tech).
Israel has two official languages: Hebrew and Arabic.
An Israeli study has shown that people who suffer from job burnout may be prone to developing type 2 diabetes.