Israel sets global example in animal welfare

Legislation against cosmetics tested on animals leads the way for other nations and the scientific community.

Israeli artist creates beauty from germs

Israeli artist Nurit Bar-Shai creates abstract portraits using close-up images of petri dishes.

8 awesome photos from Israel's rare snow day

Thought the “Polar Vortex” was crazy? Israel has had some seriously freaky weather too, but that didn’t keep these people indoors.

Gal Gadot is no ordinary 'Wonder Woman'

Hollywood's new Warrior Princess hails from Israel.

Brooklyn accountant opens Israel's first microbrewery

Israel's first microbrewery, the Dancing Camel, was opened by a New Yorker who chased his beer-making dreams all the way to Israel.

Website helps international travelers find home-cooked meals

EatWith connects tourists with local host families for a memorable dining experience.

This cardboard bike can support almost 500 pounds

Bike made of cardboard could help people in Third World countries find jobs.

Body suit offers new hope for the paralyzed

The ReWalk, a set of 'bionic trousers,' enables paraplegics to stand, walk and climb stairs through motion sensors and an onboard computer system.

Meet the new Miss Israel, Titi Aynaw

This Ethiopian Israeli is standing tall through it all.

Israel is first in the world to ban underweight models

In an attempt to discourage this unhealthy idealization, Israel pioneered a law against using ultra-skinny models.

3 dating apps that will snag you a keeper

Need help finding your match? These 3 new dating apps can help.

Vest provides a new way to comfort people with autism

BioHug helps wearers reduce anxiety, handle stress.

Supermodel Bar Refaeli has 'The X Factor'

Bar Refaeli hosted one of Israel's most popular game shows.

Now you can party past curfew, without waking up the neighborhood

Silent discos are fun – and best of all, quiet! All you need is a playlist on your smartphone, headphones and friends.

Eco-friendly electric buses hit the road in Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv becomes first Israeli city to run an electric bus by replacing its eco-unfriendly public transportation fleet with battery-operated buses.