Environment

8 Israeli women who are changing the world

In honor of International Women's Day, we salute the women who teach and inspire us every day.

Israeli twin sisters raise money and deliver supplies for Ugandans

With the help of nonprofit Innovation: Africa, 12-year-old Lital and Maytar Greenfield learn life lessons helping women and children in rural Uganda.

Israeli Kitchen plans Gal Gadot's Meatless Monday menu

We decided to help the superstar channel her inner veg. Maybe it'll give you some ideas, too.

Genealogists piece together the memories of an isolated Amazonian tribe

MyHeritage's Tribal Quest project chronicles the Achuar people's rich family histories as their future hangs in the balance.

Hummus tycoon helps Virginia residents with groundbreaking recycling idea

Sabra founder Yehuda Pearl may have just invented the world's most eco-friendly piece of plastic.

Israel is sending help to Brazil in wake of Amazon fires

Aid will include an airplane and a team of pilots to fight the blazes threatening the coveted rainforest.

Flint crisis: Israeli invention that makes water from air arrives to help Midwest town

Michigan businessman donates innovative device to local church, where it is providing drinking water to 500 people a day.

Take a seat in the world's first all-electric plane

The aircraft — dubbed Alice – can hold about 10 people and operates entirely on battery power.

How a new building material is saving marine life

The co-founder of ECOncrete tells us how she's already doubled the amount of species in Brooklyn and beyond.

Can falafel made with algae end world hunger?

It's called 'Algalafel,' and its inventors – a group of students – just won a major award for it.

Cars fueled (mostly) by water unveiled

A new startup is just the latest Israeli firm attempting to reinvent the auto industry.

Episode 21: Inna Braverman, named one of the most influential women of the 21st century

Having survived the Chernobyl disaster, Inna Braverman set her sights on reinventing the energy industry.

Conservation program serves as lifeline for rhinos

Israel's rhino herd is the largest of 78 participating zoos in Europe.

Natalie Portman burns her mouth for the planet

She made a documentary about factory farms and told us about it while eating painfully spicy wings.

This company will pay for your meal … unless it’s meat

Where's the beef? Not at WeWork, that's for sure.