An Israeli company developed a computerized system for ensuring proper administration of medications, thus removing human error from medical treatment.
The U.S. Marines in Iraq are using an Israel-developed hand-held computer for communication purposes.
Israeli scientists are developing a nose drop that will provide a five-year flu vaccine.
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 is the only country in the world that entered the 21st century with a net gain in its number of trees.