Children injured in the school siege in Beslan, Russia in 2004 were able to convalesce at an Israeli coastal resort in Ashkelon – at the invitation of that city’s mayor.
Two Israelis have won the 2004 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their groundbreaking work in cancer research.
Israeli laser technology is powering the latest hair removal devices on the American market.
In 1984 and 1991, Israel airlifted a total of 22,000 Ethiopian Jews at risk in Ethiopia to safety in Israel.
Israel is one of the leading countries in providing ornamental fish to aquariums around the world.
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.
New Yorkers are finding parking in their city a great deal easier with a new Israeli app called Pango that lets users locate, book and pay for parking spots via their smartphone. Other US cities in Arizona and Pennsylvania are also using the system.
Israeli researchers have found a connection between sleep apnea and impotence.
Millions of American youngsters will soon be able to surf safely in Internet chat rooms thanks to Israeli technology.