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Meet E4, the self-propelled, dust-busting solar panel robot

Ecoppia's cleaning system uses microfiber cloths and controlled air flow to clean solar panels without the use of water or expensive manpower.

5 herbal remedies backed by Israeli researchers

The benefits of these natural herbal remedies - from turmeric to cranberries - have been closely studied by scientists in Israel.

Tennis goes high-tech with new tracking system

The Israeli tennis tracking system PlaySight's SmartCourt provides real-time feedback and instant video for players everywhere.

Blood test may be able to detect breast cancer before mammograms can

Octava Pink, a blood test developed by an Israeli life sciences startup, can detect breast cancer before a tumor has even formed.

Lights festival in Jerusalem brings fantastical displays

Take a visual tour of the enchanting lights festival in Jerusalem, from whimsical glowing costumes to breathtaking projected displays.

Ellen DeGeneres wants to turn three grandmothers into reality TV stars

The reality series features three grandmothers offering valuable (and amusing) life lessons to younger participants.

Human evolution reveals clue to solving modern illnesses

Researchers say turning genes on and off in the human brain could be a clue to preventing Alzheimer's and other conditions.

Will.i.am investigates the Israeli tech scene

A Will.i.am investment in Israel seems likely after a trip this summer, in which the Black Eyed Peas founding member met with 5 tech companies.

23 gorgeous flowers at the Jerusalem Botanical Gardens

From the desert rose to the winter iris, the gardens feature breathtaking blossoms year-round.

How to transform your couch into a touchscreen

Touch screen furniture sounds like science fiction, but MUV Interactive's wearable Bird device has the potential to change how we interact with our sofas.

Taming the desert to make healthy eating affordable

A recent study of Israel's costs for fresh fruit and vegetables found healthy eating affordable there compared to other countries around the world.

How to cook couscous in 10 surprisingly delicious ways

Wondering how to cook couscous? Here are 10 ways to prepare couscous you may not have thought of.

Disabled green sea turtle gets life-saving prosthetic fin

Prosthetic fin designed by an Israeli industrial design student applies aerodynamics to helping the turtle swim.

As seen on TV: heart surgery guided by 3D holograms

The 3D hologram-guided heart surgery shown on an episode of 'Grey's Anatomy' is reality, not science fiction.

NBA coach to face his former Israeli team in his first game

NBA coach David Blatt, recently hired by the Cleveland Cavaliers, will face off against his former team, Maccabi Tel Aviv, in his first preseason game.