Month: April 2017

A museum to savor

admin | General Interest, | April 20, 2017

By BUZZY GORDON, April 13, 2017 Tel Aviv’s Whiskey Bar and Museum has food to match its premium spirits Tel Aviv’s Whiskey Bar and Museum. (photo credit:PR) The latest attraction for connoisseurs in Sarona is…

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The Largest Defense Contract in History: Israel Aerospace Signs $2 Billion Indian Missile Deal

admin | General Interest, | April 20, 2017

By Jewish Business News Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI) will supply advanced MRSAM air and missile defense system to the Indian Army, LRSAM air and missile defense system. Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI) announced today…

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The best medicine for Arab-Jewish ties is…medicine

admin | General Interest, | April 20, 2017

By Noa Sattah The lives of Jews and Arabs in Israel are entirely separate in almost all areas: separate neighborhoods and cities, separate education systems and even mostly separate workplaces. This separation maintains hostility between…

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Israeli economy ranked 3rd most stable in the world for 2016

admin | General Interest, | April 20, 2017

Index published by Bloomberg financial news agency cites near-zero inflation and a low unemployment rate as stabilizing factors • Israel follows Hong Kong, South Korea in the rankings • Oil-rich Venezuela named least stable economy…

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‘Clean meat’ confab in Haifa advances slaughter-free food

admin | Agriculture, | April 20, 2017

Conference gathers international academic, governmental, industrial and nonprofit entities to catapult the clean meat movement into mass production. By Abigail Klein Leichman April 13, 2017 Image via Shutterstock.com On May 7, 2017, the Israeli nonprofit…

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Israeli startup Cnature captures spring flowers in app

admin | Agriculture, | April 20, 2017

Startup has created app that identifies flowers and fauna in fields in real time By Shoshanna Solomon A field of anemone flowers blossoming in the Elah Valley, south of Jerusalem, April 4, 2017. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)…

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New Passion Fruit Variety Keeps the Brain Young

admin | Uncategorized, | April 20, 2017

Source: www.afhu.org December 12, 2016 — It is known for its exotic taste and aroma, but research by an interdisciplinary team of nutrition, neuroscience and plant scientists from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem now shows…

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Hydroponic farm sprouts on the roof of a shopping mall

admin | Agriculture, | April 20, 2017

Urban gardening is all the rage in busy Israeli urban areas including Tel Aviv, Haifa, Beersheva and Jerusalem. By Viva Sarah Press April 12, 2017 Fresh greens grown in the middle of Tel Aviv. Photo…

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Tesla shows off new solar panels that won’t uglify your roof

admin | Environment/Energy, | April 20, 2017

Source: Mashable, Written by: Stan Schroeder Ideally, Tesla would like you to have a completely new roof that doubles as one big solar panel. But if for some reason you can’t or won’t go that…

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The world’s eyes are on Israel for photonics innovations

admin | Cyber/Security, | April 20, 2017

Israel’s outsized prominence in the fields of optics and electro-optics is no optical illusion. By Abigail Klein Leichman April 19, 2017 This photo shows the coating stage of creating the Lumus LOE (Lightguide Optical Element),…

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