Intel’s new multi-core processor was completely developed at its facilities in Israel.
Two Israelis have won the 2004 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their groundbreaking work in cancer research.
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).
Millions of American youngsters will soon be able to surf safely in Internet chat rooms thanks to Israeli technology.
Relative to its population, Israel is the largest immigrant-absorbing nation on earth. Immigrants come in search of democracy, religious freedom, and economic opportunity.
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.
Israel’s Given Imaging developed the first ingestible video camera, so small it fits inside a pill.
An Israeli vaccine for West Nile virus is being tested in the U.S.
All pet Syrian hamsters are descendants of a family brought to Jerusalem 86 years ago by Israel's first Hebrew zoologist.