Countries trade masterpieces in historic collaboration

Matisse comes to the Tel Aviv Museum of Art as masterpieces switch places.

Israel's version of Ironman mixes desert, beach and grit

Israman, the triathlon race that mixes desert with beach, is attracting Ironman competitors from all over the globe.

5 of the world's most wonderful waterfalls

These breathtaking falls range from soothing and tranquil to majestic and thrilling.

Reinventing the wheelchair for children in need

Wheelchairs of Hope has a mission to help children in need. Here's how they're doing it - with a wheelchair for children that's affordable and lightweight.

Dead Sea fungus could revolutionize saline agriculture

A Dead Sea fungus that thrives in salinity was discovered. Studying the fungus could eventually help grow crops in desert and high-salt environments.

Even if you've never heard of this band, you probably know its music

Popular musicians are sampling the Mediterranean-infused hip hop sound of Balkan Beat Box.

Israeli experts teach irrigation techniques in West Africa

Senegalese farmers taught drip irrigation farming and water conservation techniques to quell food shortages.

High-tech shoes made to protect seniors from falls

Shoes that help prevent falls may soon take the place of canes or walkers. The B-shoe system corrects balance to help protect seniors from falling.

7 top water parks for enjoying splashy summertime thrills

Water parks are a great way to cool off in summer. From Israel's Mediterranean coast to the Canadian prairie, you'll find aquatic thrills around the world.

'Frozen' and other movie titles get a bit lost in translation

Translated movie titles sometimes get a tad literal. We love these posters and hilarious translated versions of titles from popular films shown overseas.

What is falafel?

What is falafel made of? Learn what's inside the popular dish, plus: How to make falafel at home.

Blood-pressure drug could prevent epilepsy after injury

An epilepsy drug treatment involving a drug commonly used for high blood pressure has been found to help head-trauma patients, in a breakthrough study.

From Israel to Italy to America, Moran Atias is making waves

Moran Atias stars in TV’s ‘Tyrant’ and the new Paul Haggis film 'Third Person.' We talked with this talented actress to find out how she prepares for roles.

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.