Pumpkin And Sunflower Seeds Make For A ‘Meaty’ Protein Meal

Flip over the boxes of many products offering plant-based alternatives to meat and you’ll see that in their mission to imitate, they actually include a long list of highly processed ingredients that aren’t nutritious at all.  Israeli startup More Foods creates healthy and high-protein products using pumpkin and sunflower seeds, and just a handful of […]

DIY Ultrasound Shows Moms-To-Be Their Baby Anytime, Anywhere

A new handheld, self-scanning ultrasound device that attaches to a smartphone allows pregnant women to see their baby in the womb at any time and in the comfort of their own home, without a visit to a hospital or clinic.  According to Pulsenmore, the startup that makes the device, one of the main reasons why […]

Diagnosing Sleep Disorders, In The Comfort Of Your Own Bed

Millions of people endure sleepless nights, even though help is at hand. They suffer a whole range of disorders, from insomnia, narcolepsy and breathing problems (apnea), to teeth-grinding and restless legs syndrome. But to get a proper diagnosis they need to spend the night in an unfamiliar bed at a special sleep clinic, wearing a […]

Happy Cows Makes Dairy Farms Less Stressful, More Productive

As Israelis mark the Shavuot holiday with the traditional indulgence in delicious dairy products, one startup is working to ensure that the process from farm to plate is as easy on the animals as possible.  A new milking method developed in Israel places the cow’s comfort at the center of the process, easing stress for […]

Pop! Snap! Groundbreaking Study Proves Plants 'Talk'

You wouldn’t think it, but a field of flowers can be a pretty noisy place. Not because of the chirping birds or the buzzing bees… but because of the sounds the plants make themselves.  For the first time ever, Israeli researchers have been able to prove that plants do indeed make noise. They picked up […]
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