An Israeli company M-Systems was the first to patent and introduce the disk on key.
Israeli infectious disease experts have been recruited by the World Health Organization to help prevent the spread of avian flu.
Life is about to get a lot quieter thanks to an Israeli company, Silentium, that has developed an award-winning noise cancelling technology that can be applied to almost everything – from home appliances to airplane seats.
Prof. Robert Aumann is the fourth Israeli in the last four years to win a Nobel prize.
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.
Israel's most beloved chocolate pudding -- Milky -- is the most successful dairy product in the local market since its debut in 1979. The pudding has a secret whipped cream topping and only five people are said to know the recipe.