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A rose is just a rose, except when it’s from Israel

Myron Sofer and Miriam Klein – ‘We’re obsessive about delivery. We track every single order until it’s marked delivered.’It was 1998, and time was running out for Myron Sofer and Miriam Klein, the husband and wife owners of Israel Rose, …

Israeli lighting master takes center stage

I have always been intrigued by the power of light – Danny Redler in his museum.There is only one stage lighting museum in the world and it’s in Israel. The Power of Light Compulite-Danor Stage Lighting Museum (named after the …

Laying down the groundwork for mental health

‘I’m not only looking at what produces diseases, but at the other side of the equation – what are the social aspects that are a result of the disease.’ – Julie Cwikel.The first time Julie Cwikel heard the term ‘social …

Meet Israel’s ‘winning’ guru – Yehuda Shinar

Yehuda Shinar (center) gives tips to members of Scotland’s rugby squad. (Photo: Phil Wilkinson/ Scotsman Publications Ltd)”You’re lucky you caught me here. I’m leaving in the morning for London,” said Yehuda Shinar. “Lately, I’ve only been coming back to Israel …

From Israel to the South Pole

Dr. Hagar Landsman at the South Pole – Thanks to the scientific challenges, I am overcoming the difficulties.Israeli physicist Dr. Hagar Landsman has gone from the cold winters of Wisconsin to the colder winters of Antarctica. The graduate of the …