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Israeli band's Queen cover is a celebration of family

A 'Somebody to Love' cover that rivals Queen's original? No easy feat, but Israeli family band Kol haMishpaha clearly isn't afraid of a challenge.

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.

Richard Avedon's portraits on display in Israel Museum

Photographer Richard Avedon is the subject of an exhibition at the Israel Museum that includes 74 of the legend's photographs.

5 must-see wineries in Israel

These five wineries in Israel feature impressive tasting rooms in addition to vintages stretching from Cabernet Sauvignon to Pinot Noir.

Tablets promise to boost learning in the classroom

Tablets in the classroom are expected to number 3.5 million by the end of the year, while publishers are rushing to create interactive learning materials.

12 of the world's most incredible bridges

These incredible bridges from across the globe incorporate smart, innovative features with beautiful designs.

5 countries with cutting-edge water technology

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

Teddy bears help kids overcome fear of the doctor

The Teddy Bear Hospital project proves that teddy bears aren't just for cuddling; they're for teaching too!

9 of the world's most inspiring female entrepreneurs

Female entrepreneurs from bra barons to tech giants are making an impact in the boardroom and in the philanthropic sector. Check out our 9 most inspiring.

Students combine video game and GPS tech to help the blind

Tech to help the blind has been the focus of recent student projects. See how Microsoft's Kinect technology can help the blind navigate with sound cues.

These 5 museums will take your senses on a thrill ride

These Israeli museums are five of the most charming and unique that the country has to offer. Preview the best of Israel's diverse, educational destinations.

Chef brings New Yorkers a taste of the Mediterranean

With popular restaurants and a new book, chef Einat Admony brings a taste of Israel to America.

Retired city bus converted into tiny living space

A bus gets a second life in Israel, where two women with a flair for the creative transformed it into a unique mobile home.

Researchers find protein that may help reverse Alzheimer's

A protein shows promise to reverse Alzheimer's effects in mice, researchers at Tel Aviv University say. The protein blocks plaque accumulation in the brain.

Successful Tel Aviv coach leaving to fulfill NBA dream

David Blatt eyeing jobs in Cleveland, California, Minnesota and Atlanta.