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Israeli researchers close in on drought-resistant crops

Finding the genes that help plants survive arid desert conditions: Dr. Simon Barak. Israeli researchers have identified the genes that allow plants to tolerate and survive the harsh desert conditions of heat, drought and salinity.The discovery, by a team of …

A big green light for Israel’s Metrolight

Metrolight has developed a new kind of ballast that not only extends the life of the lamp, but also makes industrial lighting more efficient. Cities and companies in the US are concerned about energy usage. Not only does consuming excessive …