Trucks will be a lot safer and greener thanks to an Israeli company, Neomatix, which has developed a device to check tire pressure remotely, when trucks park for the night. Improperly inflated tires waste energy, wear down tire treads, and are a safety hazard.
An Israeli company was the first to develop and install a large-scale solar-powered and fully functional electricity generating plant, in southern California’s Mojave desert.
On a per capita basis, Israel has the largest number of biotech start-ups.
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.
The first PC anti-virus software was developed in Israel in 1979.
A team from the Weizmann Institute has demonstrated for the first time how tissues transplanted from pig embryos might, in the future, be able to induce the human body to produce blood-clotting proteins for hemophilia patients.
An Israeli innovation could make many diagnostic catheterizations for clogged arteries unnecessary.
An Israeli company has been given a U.S. grant to develop an anti-smallpox first aid treatment kit.
An Israeli company has developed the world’s first jellyfish repellent.