Clockwise from top left: Elinor Roizman, Yael Elfenbaum and Eyal Heyne Galli, Itamar Biran, Walter Bingham, Inna Braverman and Orly Wahba.Clockwise from top left: Elinor Roizman, Yael Elfenbaum and Eyal Heyne Galli, Itamar Biran, Walter Bingham, Inna Braverman and Orly Wahba.

Here are the Israelis we’re glad we met this year

Olympians, survivors, mavericks and clowns all made our 2018 list of the most inspirational people.

Here are the Israelis we’re glad we met this year

Olympians, survivors, mavericks and clowns all made our 2018 list of the most inspirational people.

Jerusalem named fastest-growing tourist destination of 2018

International arrivals spiked 38% in the past 12 months.

Israeli food subscription box is perfect gift for your foodie friends

Matana’s monthly delivery of artisanal Israeli products contains a personalized postcard that tells the story of one of the vendors.

24-year-old Israeli earns jazz's most influential prize

Virtually unknown before Monday, Tom Oren wins Thelonious Monk contest.

Our readers pick the top 10 Israeli Kitchen recipes for 2018

Classics still rule the day in our compilation of the most loved recipes this year.

Almond and toasted onion bagels

Make your own authentic boiled and baked bagels with incredible new flavors.

Why 2018 was the year of the extraterrestrials

Harvard's Dr. Avi Loeb took his search for aliens to a whole new stratosphere.

Seeking romantic TV shows, U.S. networks look to Israel

ABC picks up two series, plus more are possibly on the horizon.

4 cookbooks all Israeli food lovers should have in the kitchen

And for the foodie in your life: They make perfect holiday gifts, too.

Man turns his living room into a wildlife sanctuary

Avihu Sherwood tends to nearly 3,500 animals each year.

5 things you should know about Daniella Pick

Quentin Tarantino's new bride is an Israeli pop star and Instagram model.

Actors who surprised us with their singing voice

From Natalie Portman to Emma Stone, these talented stars hit all the right notes.

Team Israel manager receives Baseball America's lifetime achievement award

Jerry Weinstein 'shocked' to be in the same company as MLB Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr.

Dads' baby bottle invention lands on Time magazine's cover

With a clever dome-like design, the product was named one of the best inventions of 2018.

Behind the scenes of the Netflix movie people can't stop talking about

Maggie Gyllenhaal opens up about her new psychological thriller 'The Kindergarten Teacher.' And Oscar voters are paying attention.