Building future engineers with Lego

Building future engineers with Lego

A 26-year-old Israeli is teaching children advanced skills through guided play with toy building bricks. Now he’s been named entrepreneur of the year by an international organization.

Kenya to copy Israeli urgent care model

The African country will implement the Terem clinics’ remote consultation technologies to treat patients who don’t require a hospital visit. Remote consultation saves on costly ER visits. The Kenyan Health Ministry has decided to adopt the Jerusalem-based model of Terem …

Dragon boats are racing to Israel

How – and why – a Canadian Jewish community is bringing this fast-growing team water sport to the Sea of Galilee. Each boat holds 20-22 paired paddlers, a drummer and someone who steers. Israelis are about to be exposed to …

Israel’s top 10 extreme sports

Israel’s top 10 extreme sports

Israel offers thrill-seekers everything from surfing and spelunking to paragliding and parkour, in some of the world’s most spectacular scenery. ISRAEL21c takes a look at the top 10.   Extreme sports – the popular term for a slew of inherently …

Reduce, reuse, recycle… and retire

Israeli ‘Reuse’ conference provides timely tips for green businesses including Retire, which fashions furniture and ponds from old tires. Israeli business, Retired, makes surprisingly comfortable furniture from old tires. In 2000, Hans Pallada had an idea. “There are untold thousands …