Einstein's likeness has been used in myriad ways over the years to hawk beer.

Einstein's bizarre connections to the beer industry

The genius has been associated with the brew business since 1901.

The funicular railway service connects Como with the town of Brunate in Italy.

8 fantastic funiculars from across the globe

From Hong Kong to Haifa, hitch a ride on one of the world’s most remarkable incline railways.

A new solution from researchers at Hebrew University could extend the shelf-life of leafy greens like this spinach up to a month.

Veggie power: Is spinach the new solar?

There's a new movement to extract energy from leaves, and the results are pretty amazing.


Need drugs? Just add water

Getting life-saving medicine will soon be as easy as making instant lemonade.


Side-by-side photos: Actors vs. the real people they played in movies

From Albert Einstein to Jackie Kennedy, here are a handful of historical roles given fresh life by Hollywood's best actors.

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'Star Wars' Episode VIII: What we know now

Actors reveal secrets from the set (Yoda returns! A double lightsaber! A Tom Hardy cameo!), and we investigate the latest rumors and developments.

An aerial view of downtown Herzliya in Israel.

Is the iPhone 8 being built in Israel?

The coastal city of Herzliya is home to the tech giant's largest R&D lab outside the U.S.

Professor Dan Ariely takes his fame in stride.

2 friends are embarking on the hike of a lifetime – and you're invited

Superstar behavioral economist Dan Ariely is about to walk across Israel, and he’s asking a few lucky strangers to come along.

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One-pan herb-roasted chicken with vegetables

Make it look like you spent hours in the kitchen with this mouth-watering herb-roasted chicken.

At these new apartment buildings in Brooklyn, a total of 77,000 square feet of outdoor space will be available to residents.

The man changing the New York City streetscape

Eran Chen is the out-of-the-box architect who went from designing McDonald's branches to reshaping the Big Apple.


Vintage '50s photo: The most fun babysitter ever

You can't help but want to jump in and join the game these kids are playing.

Dancer and choreographer Ella Ben-Aharon, a Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artist at Kennesaw State University in Ga.

Get to know 8 artists bringing their talents to U.S. universities

These multimedia maestros are teaching and performing at a school near year you this fall.

A Papua New Guinea tribal family sits for their first family photograph.

Israel lauded for its role in social entrepreneurship

A new international poll highlights the humanitarian startups coming out of the country.

Curve allows you to turn all those credit cards into one.

How to combine your credit cards into one super card

Curve's concept promises all the benefits of mobile payments, plus less bulk in your wallet from multiple cards.

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10 unconventional cookie recipes that go beyond chocolate chip

Try these inventive cookie combinations for your next gathering, or just for some good, wholesome snacking.