Tag archive for ‘environment’
News Brief On Monday, July 31st, 2017

In Miami, Inland Areas Becoming Hot Property as Sea Level Rises

The high ground of inland Miami is becoming hot property as sea level rises says Scientific American report. According to the magazine, black neighborhoods on higher ground are increasingly in the sights of speculators More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

5 Israeli Precision Agriculture Technologies Making Farms Smarter

#GrowthEngine Israeli precision agriculture started with a drip and became a deluge. The “drip” is drip irrigation. The single most significant advance in modern agriculture, invented in Israel by Simcha More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

In So Many Ways Israel Is Bringing Water Innovation to the World

Using ingenuity to overcome its serious water challenges, Israel has become the go-to expert for a world facing an impending water crisis. This year’s WATEC expo and conference, to be held in September in More...

Viva Sarah Press On Friday, February 17th, 2017

5 Ways Israel Is Dominating the Medical Cannabis World

Israeli Medical cannabis paraphernalia on display at CannaTech 2016/ Photo courtesy   Israel has been the cutting edge of medical cannabis research for decades and has made some of the groundbreaking discoveries More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Monday, December 19th, 2016

14 Ways Israel Inspired the World in 2016

Israel ranks about 150 on the scale of countries for size, encompassing only about 10, 800 square miles (28, 000 square kilometers) and a population under 8.6 million. But its achievements over 68 years More...

Viva Sarah Press On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Europe to Israel: More Avocado, Please!

  The Israeli avocado season is underway, and health-conscientious Europeans are keeping a watchful eye on this super fruit’s journey from orchard to cargo hold to their local grocery store. High More...

Amir Ben-David On Monday, August 29th, 2016

Dimona Nuclear Researchers Put Stop to Air Monitoring Sites in Area

Following opposition from workers at the Dimona Nuclear Research Facility, the Ministry of Environmental Protection will not be able to conduct a full test of the air quality in the area around the Facility. Due More...

Itamar Eichner On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

200 Tons of Crude Oil Spills in the Gulf of Eilat

Some 200 tons of crude oil leaked on Tuesday into the Gulf of Eilat from a fuel storage facility at the Aqaba Port, Jordanian media reported. Officials are concerned the oil spill will make its way towards Israel. Follow More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Moving Fish From Polluted Tanks to Flexible Sea Cages

Today, more than half the fish consumed around the world is grown in fish farms. Most farms overcrowd the fish, feed them massive amounts of antibiotics, and treat them with hormones and pesticides. Yet More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Sunday, August 14th, 2016

WATCH: Israeli Activist Hunts Down African Wildlife Traffickers

  It all began with a baby chimpanzee orphaned by a poacher in Cameroon. Tel Aviv native Ofir Drori, intending to do some investigative journalism after finishing his Israeli army service, adopted the More...

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