By Rachel Avraham
Israeli Researcher Creates Drought-Resistant ‘Superplants’
Usually when you leave lettuce out for too long, it goes brown. However, when Professor Shimon Gepstein left his genetically modified lettuce unattended, it survived for weeks – leading to the discover of drought-resistant plants.
August 27, 2013
Israeli Women Received More PhDs Than Men This Year
Despite progress being made towards gender equality, men still have the upper hand when it comes to executive positions and salary. However, the revolution may come from the Israeli Academia, as more women received doctorates this year.
July 25, 2013
Innovative Ear-Foam Treatment Used To Cure Tiger In Ramat Gan Safari
An Israeli company has invented a new method to treat ear infections. Instead of drops, the application is done with foam, so it doesn't drip out of the ear. The treatment was recently given to a fearsome patient – a full-grown Tiger!
July 09, 2013