Salty Mystery: Joint US-Israeli Study Aims To Answer Salt Buildup Puzzle In Dead Sea
New research shows that small disturbances in the Dead Sea caused by waves or other motion create 'salt fingers' that slowly funnel down to the lake bed.
July 07, 2019
Israel’s Eviation Aircraft Ushers In New Era Of All-Electric Plane
The Israeli-founded global manufacturer debuted the Alice at the Paris Air Show last week, announcing its first customer, the US regional airline Cape Air.
June 24, 2019
Climate Change Could Render Sea of Galilee Unusable In Next 30 Years, Scientists Say
As water temperatures rise, it has become evident that this body of water may not be equipped to handle the changes and ramifications of climate change.
June 19, 2019
Israel, 7 Muslim-Majority States Form Rare Research Partnership To Save Red Sea Coral Reefs
The Red Sea Transnational Research Center will include scientists from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, Eritrea, Sudan, Yemen, and Djibouti.
June 06, 2019
CityTree, Tel Aviv’s Only Eco-Home, Is A Symbol Of Green, Communal Living
The apartment, in the heart of the city on Bialik Square, functions as a budding business, ecology school, almost-hostel, and a community center for environmental activists.
May 30, 2019
Israel’s Unique Successes in AgTech May Help Stem Looming World Food Crisis
Farmers of the future will have to provide food to a larger population and adapt their techniques to saltier grounds and hotter weather.
May 19, 2019
Israeli Scientists Find Large Amounts Of Microplastics In Table Salt
The average Israeli consumes about 2,000 microplastic particles per year along with their food on account of seasoning with regional table salt.
April 03, 2019
Israel Reveals ‘World’s Longest Salt Cave’ In Mount Sedom Near Dead Sea
An international expedition led by the Hebrew University discovered a 10 kilometers long salt cave.
March 28, 2019
Israel Has A Severe Plastic Problem, But Real Change Is Possible
The state of plastic waste in Israel is bleak: pollution is on the rise, research is stagnating, policies are unclear, and the last plastic recycling plant is closing its doors. Israel needs to step up its efforts before the problem spins out of control.
March 06, 2019
Israeli Researchers Produce Sustainable Bioplastics With Seawater Algae
Scientists at Tel Aviv University developed a polymer made from microorganisms that feed on seaweed, creating material that recycles into organic waste.
March 03, 2019
Israeli Company That Extracts Water From Air Launches Home Device For Cool Water On Tap
Watergen says it is committed to increasing access to safe drinking water, reducing the need for plastic bottles, and breaking into untapped markets and sectors.
January 28, 2019
Sodastream, Acquired By Pepsi, Says It Plans To Open Factory In Gaza
The plans were announced by Sodastream CEO Daniel Birnbaum and PepsiCo CEO Ramon Laguarta at a Globes Business Conference last week.
December 24, 2018
6 Israeli Cleantech Companies Putting Sustainability At The Top Of Their Agenda
A number of Israel-based companies and startups are doing their part to curb climate change and help save our planet.
December 19, 2018
Run On Water: How Israeli Innovators Are Leading The Way To Hydrogen-Fueled Cars
A new discovery by Israeli scientists could significantly impact efforts to replace carbon-based fuels with more environmentally friendly hydrogen fuels.
November 01, 2018
SodaStream Builds Massive Marine Contraption To Clean Plastic Waste From Open Water
Executives from the Israeli beverage company, acquired by PepsiCo for $3.2 billion, set off to Honduras for a four-day mission to clean up waste off the coast of Roatán.
October 24, 2018