Environment

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.

In this country, charging a small fee for plastic grocery bags is working

Plastic bag use has dropped 80 percent as a result. Is this the model for the rest of the world?

Hawaii bans some sunscreen to protect coral reefs

The ban is the first in the U.S. and comes after extensive research on the effect of oxybenzone on the fragile reef ecosystem.

Wisconsin teams up with Israel to tackle water issues

State is following in the footsteps of California and Nevada, which are already working with the Mediterranean country.

Tel Aviv ranked among world's greenest cities

The Israeli city by the Mediterranean features a stunning array of tree species from around the world.

Is man-made pollution making storms more severe?

Research shows that even the smallest of man-made particles can intensify thunderstorms, which can lead to soil erosion, runoff and damaged crops.

This is the weirdest book about the Dead Sea you'll ever read

Artist Sigalit Landau has been making art in this salty body of water for decades.

How Indian farmers are doubling their crops

Learning about new technology was a game changer for this farming couple.

Could this new documentary film be the next 'Blackfish'?

'Trophy' will air on CNN to spotlight hunting and wildlife conservation in Africa.

Why are there evaporation ponds at the Dead Sea?

Find out what purpose these shallow, artificial ponds serve.

How a company is turning wildlife destroyers into comfy marine homes

An Israeli startup figured out how to make concrete structures that are good for the environment.