Sara Novak

Youth village leader named a global hero

Center has housed at-risk immigrant youth for more than half a century.

Vegan BBQ, party of 10,000

Veganism goes mainstream in Israel.

Saving forests by powering rural communities with biogas

Innovative units aim to reduce deforestation and indoor air pollution in off-grid areas.

Say cheese: Israel admitted into the International Cheese Makers Guild

Invitation to the guild means Israel's gourmet cheeses may soon be more widely available globally.

5 invigorating bike tours that will motivate you to start cycling

Bike tours are an exciting way to globe-trot, whether you're an avid cyclist or a beginner.

How often does it snow in the Mediterranean?

This subtropical, beach-heavy region was under more than a foot of snow a few winters ago. Is global warming to blame?

Water your garden efficiently, even when you're away

Water conservation via a smartphone app. Water your garden while you're on vacation.

Urban farming ecosystem provides organic food with zero waste

This off-grid ecosystem grows organic, pure, and natural fish and vegetables with soil or electricity.

Israel, Finland and U.S. are top countries for clean technology

Nations considered the most likely to produce viable cleantech startups in next decade.

Disappearing sharks are a global concern

Can you imagine a world without sharks? Israel is doing all it can to stop that from becoming a reality.

Israeli experts teach irrigation techniques in West Africa

Senegalese farmers taught drip irrigation farming and water conservation techniques to quell food shortages.

North Carolina plant will turn food waste into energy

Turning food waste into energy, while keeping it out of landfills, is the goal of a renewable waste-to-energy plant under construction in Charlotte, N.C.

5 countries with cutting-edge water technology

These five countries are taking water conservation, desalination and clean water technology to the next level.