The Falcon 9 rocket shortly after liftoff from Cape Canaveral.The Falcon 9 rocket shortly after liftoff from Cape Canaveral.

Historic night: Israel launches spacecraft to the moon

The country held watch parties from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as SpaceIL's Beresheet ship took flight from Cape Canaveral.

Photos showcase international and Israeli wildlife

Worldwide competition winners are coupled with local entries in a powerful exhibit.

Company promises to make your air conditioner smarter

Sensibo, an Israeli startup, has created a device that affixes effortlessly to your existing remote-controlled AC unit and turns it into a smart appliance.

7 intriguing things you didn't know about the Dead Sea

This super-salty lake has a long history and is a source of awe around the world. Here are some things you didn't know about the Dead Sea.

Live-streaming service adds a monetizing option

Now you can get paid for video broadcasts to your friends and followers.

Startup changes the business conference game for the better

A Q&A with Bizzabo co-founder Alon Alroy.

Flying cars are almost here at last, and their first stop is Tel Aviv

SkyTran CEO Jerry Sanders says his new elevated transit system is going to transform transportation. Here's how.

Israeli photographer Ronen Goldman's dreamlike visions

His surreal images put us in mind of a dream sequence on Instagram.

Interactive sculpture is like a giant bamboo jungle gym

The traveling museum installation has made its way from New York City to Jerusalem.

He's building robots that move like animals – including people

Meet the Israeli researcher who devotes his career to giving robots the same qualities as animals and humans.

9 fascinating fountains around the world

Fabulous feats of modern art, these fountains do more than just spout water.

New apps help diabetics manage data and get support

Recently launched diabetes apps are giving diabetics more options to get their glucose readings, track their meals, and connect with their peers.

Dishwasher-sized spacecraft in race to the moon

In race to the moon, Israeli team SpaceIL hopes its small capsule will win Google Lunar XPRIZE competition.

5 days of art, community and self-expression

For five days, the Negev desert became the site of an eccentric community at the Midburn festival, Israel's version of Burning Man.

Exploring Eilat's beautiful Coral Reef Nature Reserve

This protected marine ecosystem teems with life.

6 ways to achieve that post-spa skin glow – without leaving home

Get a little down and dirty with these homemade mud masks. Your face will thank you.