Israeli ‘Smart Launchers’ Thwart Ballistic Missile Attacks

Israeli ‘Smart Launchers’ Thwart Ballistic Missile Attacks Advanced missile gives longer-range defense against multiple threats, including ballistic missiles. By Yakir Benzion, United With Israel Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI) announced Monday that it completed all testing of its advanced Barak extended range anti-aircraft missile and has started

British COVID variant 45% more contagious, Israeli study finds

British COVID variant 45% more contagious, Israeli study finds The British variant of the SARS-CoV-2 (called B.1.1.7) is 45% more infectious than the original wild strain that first appeared in China a year-and-a half ago, according to researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU). This variant has

‘Israel’s Tech Sector Beat Covid-19,’ Says Leading Israeli Financial Paper

‘Israel’s Tech Sector Beat Covid-19,’ Says Leading Israeli Financial Paper Despite the challenging year to the local and global economy, Israeli tech companies racked up incredible achievements, said Calcalist publisher Yoel Esteron. By Meir Orbach, Calcalist More than 200 of the top figures from the Israeli

Israeli Police Arrest 40 Arab Illegal Gun Dealers

Israeli Police Arrest 40 Arab Illegal Gun Dealers “Operations and activities that are taking place in these very moments will ripen into very severe blows to gangs and criminal organizations in Arab society,” said Minister of Internal Security Amir Ohana. By Aryeh Savir, TPS Police forces

Haifa Technion scientists find way to improve water purification technology

Haifa Technion scientists find way to improve water purification technology Agricultural irrigation accounts for 80% of water usage in the US, but in much-drier Israel, the rate is just under 60%. With water being a limited resource, the use of recycled water for irrigation is a