Israel wins second-largest number of cybersecurity deals globally

Posted on May 14th, 2018
By SHOSHANNA SOLOMON for The Times of Israel


Israeli startups BioCatch, Cylus and D-ID are among the 26 cybersecurity firms selected by CB Insights that are transforming the industry


Israel accounted for the second-largest number of cybersecurity deals globally, behind the US and ahead of the UK, a new report compiled by New York data firm CB Insights shows.

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First Paralyzed Man Finishes London Marathon With Help of Israeli-Developed ReWalk Suit

Posted on May 6th, 2018
By NoCamels Team


British resident Simon Kindleysides became the first paralyzed man to finish the London Marathon on Monday, national British daily The Telegraph reports.  He was able to walk the whole way thanks to a revolutionary Israeli innovation, the wearable ReWalk exoskeleton suit.

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Israeli scientist working on Alzheimer’s vaccine

Posted on April 29th, 2018
By Abigail Klein Leichman for Israel21c


Tested so far on mice, Dr. Eitan Okun’s vaccine targets amyloid beta protein, which clusters in the brains of people affected by the deadly disease.


Alzheimer’s disease, affecting some 47 million people worldwide, for now remains an irreversible and fatal brain disorder. Taking a proactive approach, an Israeli brain researcher is developing a vaccine against this devastating disease.

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The secrets of Israelis’ long, satisfying lives

Posted on April 22nd, 2018
By ISRAEL21c Staff



National Geographic Travel reveals the likely reasons why Israel ranks 5th for healthy longevity as cited in the UN World Happiness Report 2018.

 


The combination of a Mediterranean-style diet, low alcohol consumption, strong family and cultural values, and an excellent healthcare system could be the main factors that put Israel in fifth place worldwide on the longevity scale, according to National Geographic Travel.


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A Timeline of 70 Years of Israeli Achievement

Posted on April 15th, 2018

By ISRAEL21c Staff

Just in time for Yom Ha'Atzmaut, Israel Independence Day, April 20/5 Iyar

 


Join us on a journey through the last 70 years to discover how Israel has become one of the most creative and innovative countries in the world. Our fascinating timeline of accomplishment is the first part in a special multimedia package we've created to celebrate Israel's 70th anniversary.


View this pictorial and video history from Israel21c.

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