The idea of an Israeli subway system always seemed perilous in the height of terror attacks in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. A bus with 20 or 50 people blowing up isn't tolerable, but a mass transit system with an expected 2 million passengers per day, about 1/4 of the country's population? That's what's being planned for Israel. We imagine the terrorist threat is either under control, or we've got bigger fish to fry.
The year was 2014 and already Ebola was on everyone's minds. Mers and avian flu have scared off people from hajj, but covid-19 has closed Saudi's doors. This year a very modest, local hajj will take place.
Every home should feel like an eco oasis, and it can be done by saving energy. Here's how it can be done.
There are numerous reasons to start a greenhouse business, and nearly all those reasons have environmental benefits.
Moshe Safdie, Metalocus in China
“How much home loan am I eligible for on my salary?” is usually the first question that comes to a salaried person’s mind when they plan to buy a house. A loan for purchasing a home for salaried professionals depends on several factors such as monthly income, age, credit history, type of property, savings, etc. Before availing housing finance, […]
Dating in regular times is a challenge. During covid has its challenges 10 fold. How can you date via Zoom? How can you find your ecological or ethical match? It’s a jungle out there. Consider some basics. Dating the woman you want and getting her to like you can be a challenge for many guys. […]
Like making lemonade from lemons (or fermented lemons which are even better) Russian scientists have found the best way to use an invasive weed brought from America – and called hairy beggarticks or Bidens pilosa officially. Its other names are black-jack, cobbler’s pegs and Spanish needle. The Russians found that the leaves of the plant […]
It's like a Roomba for solar panels. Makes solar panel plants up to 40% more efficient by cleaning off dust while everyone sleeps.
Everything counts in large amounts: July 13, near a beach in Turkey. Campers and locals creating a dump they will later burn. This eco alert hopes to stop widespread illegal dumping of consumer trash. There is nothing more annoying than getting out of the town or city and going to nature for a stroll or […]
CBD-based products are trending like crazy. You can find CBD-based products available for sale online or at any cannabis dispensary or pharmacy. It doesn’t matter if they have legalized recreational marijuana or not because CBD is not a cannabinoid that causes psychoactive effects in users. For this reason, CBD is perfectly legal to consume in […]
If I may ask you, why do you think someone will publish a post on Instagram, and the post will perform extremely well, whereas another person will publish a similar post, and the post will struggle to even get noticed? I know you might say that the reason is linked to the number of followers […]
Marijuana is said to be the solution to several health problems. It has thus become a part of many serious medical treatments. Medical practitioners prescribe marijuana for different ailments to speed up the recovery process. However, even if you have been prescribed this drug you will not be able to purchase it freely if you […]
It’s impossible to imagine modern educational settings without technologies. Explore the most effective tech-based approaches to learning. The Future of Education: New Technological Approaches to Learning If you think that the implementation of technologies into education has started not so long ago, you’re wrong. After 30-40 years since creating the first computer, the scientists started […]
Avoid chemical mosquito repellents and make your own effective anti-mosquito remedies from flowers and essential oils.
Tel Aviv makes breathable sidewalk space, stealing from the streets, giving to the cafegoers.
For most of us, our closest encounter with the element fluorine is likely to be our toothpaste or a municipal water supply with added fluoride. Studying how fluoride affects plants, might give clues as to how it impacts our planet.
We all want to live in a home that is warm, comfortable and relaxing, and being able to keep temperatures at the right level forms part and parcel of your home environment. However, there are many people who end up spending a fortune on their energy bills, not just in terms of heating their home but also with their various other appliances and devices.
Farmers, consumers, home gardeners are exposed to cancer-causing Roundup.
Could a simple cholesterol drug, that has been on the market for decades, be used to treat COVID-19? A research team led by Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU)’s Professor Yaakov Nahmias says that early research looks promising; their findings appear in this week’s Cell Press’ Sneak Peak. Over the last three-months, Nahmias and Dr. Benjamin tenOever at […]
The conventional hummus product with the highest level of glyphosate – more than 2,000 ppb in Whole Foods Market Original Hummus – was nearly 15 times the benchmark set by a US enviro group.
Genetically modified (GM – or GMO) crops are unpopular. Despite their vast potential to help improve global food security while reducing pesticide use, many countries are extremely resistant to planting GM crops, with 85% of global GM agricultural land coming from just four countries: the US, Brazil, Argentina and Canada. Where they have been grown, […]
Ree Automotive, an electric car chassis platform company from Tel Aviv has been named as one of ten game-changing companies by Bloomberg for its novel EV platform – flat, scalable and modular and offers customers full design freedom to create the broadest range of EV and autonomous vehicles for current and future use. REE’s new […]
This traditional Iranian rice dish takes a new, vegetarian direction with meaty eggplant and Portobello mushrooms.
Bats are like your boyfriend. They might not be good at reading maps because they focus on landmarks.