As with blood diamonds, now we know what blood cashews are.
If you're an adventurous eater who enjoys tracking down rare delicacies, travel to Calabria and taste white olives.
Cult worship was largely practiced and even sanctioned in the Holy Land while Jerusalem's Temple stood.
What do you get when you top a typical focaccia with olives and za'atar? A flavorful flatbread.
Sensible precautions and natural treatment can help you stave off flu.
Science is getting closer to proving what gardeners have always known: handling dirt reduces stress and even depression.
An Israeli startup can dramatically reduce water and air pollution from the fashion industry with a new technology for dyeing thread.
Even derelict gardens like this one in DEtroit is a growing medicine cabinet. Wherever you roam you can find green plantain weed for medicinal use. Forage it to make effective home remedies.
Oat milk may the only option after milk and soy has let us down. We tried almond milk but that was killing the bees. Read on for our recipe.
Almond milk was so promising an alternative to cruelty-free cow milk, or hormone mimicking soy milk, but with the take on bees, maybe it's time to kick the creamy liquid habit?
Why is so little reported about potential danger to Israel's northern coast town from the first stages of the Levianthan gas drill operation?
Boars have come down from the Carmel mountain and are roaming the streets of Haifa.
The ideas of Hassan Fathy, Egyptian architect whose views on sustainable architecture and social justice were scorned in his time, is inspiring modern opinions today.
It started with one sidewalk fridge in Tel Aviv. Now The Fridge is an Israeli phenomenon used to educate communities about food waste.
We took strange, bumpy kohlrabi and made a refreshing winter salad from it.
Loofah sponges are great natural bath and dish scrubbers.
The congealed foods of the 1950s, '60s and '70s reflected a historical shift in American culture.
Butter has been missing from Israeli markets for well over a year. Why isn't supply meeting the demand?
A sumptuous Persian vegetarian recipe with eggplant, rice, and mushrooms.
10 popular olive varieties, and a recipe for marinating them.
The history and legends of the noble olive.
What on earth is a vertical forest? It’s a forest that doesn’t grow on the earth. It grows in troughs placed on the balconies of residential buildings, hotels, and parks, making huge urban green spaces that don’t take up ground space, but rise skyward. Today’s overcrowded, denatured, polluted cities are only waiting for them. They […]
Air conditioners pull water from the air, literally. It's distilled so not great to drink, but useful in other ways.
Jerusalem's new subterranean cemetery is providing a solution to the problem of where to bury people nowadays.
Light, creamy panna cotta is a perfect way to finish off a summer meal. Garnish the pudding with berries or sliced fruit.