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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.

Justin Timberlake joins the 'celebrity namesake' club

Farmers bestowed the pop star with a unique honor – they named a melon after him.

Universities to build $300M nanotechnology center

Tel Aviv University and Tsinghua University announce the XIN center, a $300 million project to research nanotechnology and other emerging fields.

List of new global 'it' cities holds some surprises

These global 'it' cities that you might want to call home include some unexpected cities where the luxury real estate market is on the rise.

Maternal instinct found in dads, too

Maternal instinct may need to be renamed parental instinct, as a new study suggests parenting changes the brains of fathers in the same way as mothers.

Underwater camera sees above the surface without distortion

An underwater camera that can capture images of the surface from below, with minimal distortion, was developed at Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.

New research could help the blind 'see' colors and shapes

Sensory substitution devices, researched in pioneering work out of Hebrew University of Jerusalem, could be affordable aids for the visually impaired.

3D printing helps ease costs of blood recycling machines

Blood recycling machines are becoming more affordable, thanks to 3D printing. The technology makes blood recycling machines less expensive to prototype.

Rolling Stones keyboardist calls first trip to Israel 'incredible'

Chuck Leavell talks about the food, the fans and more.

New brain helmet effective in treating depression

A brain helmet device for treating depression is becoming more widespread in the United States. Learn about Brainsway's brain helmet depression treatment.

Travel app lets you send digital postcards to friends and family

A private travel app, Intimate City lets users share their travel experience with a select group, while getting information about the places they visit.

New technology could vastly improve smartphone cameras

Dual-lens smartphone cameras may be on the way. An Israeli firm's new technology could vastly improve the quality of smartphone-camera images.