Category Archives: Science and Technology

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Reducing surgery for breast cancer

timesofisrael.com Revolutionary Israeli device can eliminate need for follow-up breast cancer surgery By Shoshanna Solomon, February 9, 2017, Times of Israel Israel’s Dune Medical Devices has developed an instrument to help women with breast cancer avoid undergoing dreaded follow-up surgery … Continue reading

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Rooftop greenhouse in Tel Aviv

treehugger.com Tel Aviv’s rooftop farm grows fresh food for thousands Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food December 19, 2016 Share on Facebook Reprinted from  Tree Hugger Located above the Dizengoff shopping center, this urban farm uses hydroponics to grow … Continue reading

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Israel leads in clean technology

huffingtonpost.com Israel’s Burgeoning Sustainable Innovation | The Huffington Post Follow Momo Mahadav on Twitter: www.twitter.com/CSRIsrael December 1, 2016 From the world’s most environmentally recycled paper to cutting-edge water shortage solutions, sustainable healthcare, energy conservation and the green construction and infrastructure … Continue reading

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Improve vision to lose weight

lifedoclifetime.com Omnifocal eyeglasses digital optics for weight management – LifeDocLifetime · Emile Gervin, November 15, 2016 Eyeglasses for weight management? What does vision have to do with my weight? I often discuss how dieters should read nutrition panels and ingredients … Continue reading

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Israel farms the world

jpost.com ‘Tell us how you made Israel’ By SHARON UDASIN \Jerusalem post, October 17, 2016 Surrounded by an inhospitable mix of barren desert and malaria-ridden swampland, the fledgling State of Israel had little food with which to sustain its increasingly … Continue reading

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Israeli firm gets nanotechnology award

Melodea wins Nanotech Innovation of Year award Globes correspondent, March 7, 2016 Rehovot-based Melodea develops nano-crystalline cellulose based products. Rehovot-based Melodea Ltd., which develops nano-crystalline cellulose based products, has won the Nanotechnology Innovation of the Year Award at the NanoIsrael … Continue reading

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Roman mosaic found in Israel

Israel unveils Roman-era mosaic found during construction dailymail.co.uk By Ellie Zolfagharifard For Dailymail.com Found while building a visitors’ center meant to display another mosaic Mosaic measures 36ft by 42ft and once paved the courtyard of a villa Scenes portrayed on … Continue reading

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Israelis kill cancer cells

Israeli cancer treatment takes top prize at MIT Students from Be’er Sheva’s Ben-Gurion University develop treatment that may prevent the harmful effects of chemotherapy and radiation. Ilana Curiel, October 1, 2015, YNet News   Israelis are responsible for many of … Continue reading

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