Ancient date plants grow from 2,000-year-old seeds in Israel

The crop was praised for its plumpness, sweetness and healing properties, but went extinct centuries ago.

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and fiancé donate $2.5 million to IsraAid

Funds from the newly engaged couple will help the Tel Aviv-based group offer humanitarian relief around the globe.

Australians in Israel organize charity events for wildlife relief effort back home

After devastating bushfires, expat community rallies with a concert, a trivia night, a boxing match and more.

Israelis rush to send aid to Australia in wake of devastating fires

A Jerusalem zoo, Gal Gadot and Australian expats have galvanized to help.

Scientists believe that plants scream when they’re stressed

One experiment showed a plant that let out a distress call when its stem was cut.

Israeli woman offers humanitarian aid across the globe

Gal Lusky and her Israeli Flying Aid organization helps save lives after disasters.

Can you ace this quiz about Israel’s natural wonders?

Test your IQ of the country's unique geological formations, postcard-ready coastlines and lush forests.

Genealogists piece together the memories of an isolated Amazonian tribe

MyHeritage's Tribal Quest project chronicles the Achuar people's rich family histories as their future hangs in the balance.

Israel is sending help to Brazil in wake of Amazon fires

Aid will include an airplane and a team of pilots to fight the blazes threatening the coveted rainforest.

Israeli professor has idea to save billions of chickens each year

Harvard grad's startup is hoping a gene editing tool will be the 'holy grail' of the egg industry.

How a new building material is saving marine life

The co-founder of ECOncrete tells us how she's already doubled the amount of species in Brooklyn and beyond.

Surfer-turned-yacht designer devises plan for floating cities

Gil Wang and his colleagues in Israel have designed entire suburbs that can exist on the ocean.

How a solar eclipse proved that Einstein was right

100 years ago this month, the theory of relativity was confirmed, and Einstein became famous overnight.

Amazing photos of the world's longest salt cave

Adventurers from France, Germany and Bulgaria helped uncover and map the cave in Israel.

Starlings create breathtaking formations over Israeli valley

It's quite a sight to behold when these birds get together.