Treating menopause and osteoporosis without hormones

Femarelle has been proven in clinical studies to exert stimulatory activity on the estrogen receptors that control menopausal symptoms and the process of bone build-up, while having a blocking effect on estrogen receptors in the breast and the uterus.The connection …

Israeli natural pesticide protects crops with turmeric

The turmeric plant. ‘Coming from a country setting in a Druze village, I know the value of natural medicine and products, because we produce many of our own.’ – Prof. Fadel Mansour. Few plants provide so many medicinal qualities as …

Algorithms from Israel make beautiful music

Gershon Silbert: We developed a system for analysis – to teach computers what musicians understand, concepts like rhythm, patterns and harmony.That old TV commercial riddle ‘Is it live or is it Memorex’ takes on new levels of complexity if you …

Reasons to be thankful in Israel

As we launch Israel’s 60th birthday year, the glass is much more full than empty.As Rosh Hashana approaches, Israelis can step back and reflect on the year that was, and pinch ourselves. We’re still here!The summer war (Lebanon Part II) …

Israel’s ‘Bubble’ floats to the US

Gal Uchovsky may be excused if he feels like he’s floating. Since the release in the summer of 2006 of The Bubble, his latest film with his professional and personal partner Eytan Fox, the Israeli producer’s life has been a series …

Israel’s Mini-Nose sniffs out improvised explosives

The Mini-Nose – ‘There’s great excitement about it, especially from the end users – the screeners in the field.’Sniffing out explosive material is priority number one at airports around the world. So what better way to go about implementing that …

Israel’s Mini-Nose sniffs out improvised explosives

The Mini-Nose – ‘There’s great excitement about it, especially from the end users – the screeners in the field.’Sniffing out explosive material is priority number one at airports around the world. So what better way to go about implementing that …