Israel has helped farmers in Niger develop a horticultural production system called the African Market Garden (AMG).
A 26-year-old Israeli was named entrepreneur of the year by an international organization for his program to nurture future engineers using advanced Lego building skills.
An Israeli scientific team from the Technion has succeeded in creating in the laboratory beating heart tissue from human embryonic stem cells
Hawaiian singer Don Ho underwent an Israeli-developed stem cell treatment to strengthen his heart.
Most of the Windows NT operating system was developed by Microsoft-Israel.
Some 500 million birds representing 300 species migrate across Israel’s skies twice a year in the autumn and spring along the Great Valley Rift.
Superbugs are now the leading cause of preventable death in the developed world.
Israel leads the world in the number of scientists and technicians in the workforce, with 145 per 10,000, as opposed to 85 in the U.S., over 70 in Japan, and less than 60 in Germany. With over 25% of its work force employed in technical professions. Israel places first in this category as well.