An Israeli company has developed a new device for monitoring coronary disease that will be integrated into future generations of cellphones.
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.
Israel has designed the first flight system to protect passenger and freighter aircraft against missile attack.
Israel has helped farmers in Niger develop a horticultural production system called the African Market Garden (AMG).
A newly developed Israeli cooking oil is capable of breaking up blood fats such as cholesterol.
Good Deeds Day was started by Israeli businesswoman and philanthropist, Shari Arison. Since its launch in 2007, Good Deeds Day is marked in over 50 countries including the US, Mexico, Panama, Chile, Argentina, France, Germany, Switzerland, Britain, Denmark, Finland, Portugal, Hungary, Ukraine, South Africa and Singapore.
Israel has the largest raptor migration in the world, with hundreds of thousands of African birds of prey crossing as they fan out into Asia.
Superbugs are now the leading cause of preventable death in the developed world.