Israeli professors have developed a computer algorithm that predicts which genes can be “turned off” to create the same anti-aging effect as calorie restriction.
Studies in yeast, worms, flies, monkeys, and even humans seem to prove that restricting calories is one of the few sure ways to combat the effects of aging. But who really wants to trade satisfying meals for longevity?
Tank instructors at an Armored Corps base in the south (photo credit: IDF Spokesperson's Unit)
The army has taken a significant but cautious step toward moving women into the combat ranks of the Armored Corps.
In the coming months, the army plans to begin training female recruits as tank commanders, liable in an emergency to a summons to the front lines, but deploying them, at least initiall...
‘A lot of them come back with a sense of peace and a sense of purpose. And they keep that with them,” says founder of Heroes to Heroes.
US vets Anthony and James laying a wreath at Latrun war memorial. Photo by Judy Schaffer
On the final evening of a September 2‐10 tour of Israel with Heroes to Heroes , a US Army veteran named Juan told ISRAEL21c: “Instead of the VA [Veterans Admin...
The IDF Field Intelligence Corps is responsible for monitoring Israel’s most sensitive borders. Hundreds of observers, most of them female soldiers, scan video monitors around the clock, searching for the smallest details.
These soldiers are the eyes of the nation, ensuring the safety of Israel’s civilians on a daily basis. Corporal Lihi Meir is one of the soldiers responsible for Gaza’s nort...
The Jews do not lack for intellegensia. Our history is replete with men of wisdom whose ideas have contributed to the development of mankind.
Sigmund Freud was one of those rare individuals that provided the world with a new way of understanding the human psyche.
Freud was born in 1856 in Freiberg, Morovia. His father, Jacob, was a merchant and after his first wife died, married again to Ama...
Here is our third video of women in the Israel Defense Forces. Israeli female soldiers are beautiful, brave and smart. We have plenty of pictures and lots of information here http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/women-in-the-israel-defense-forces/#more and here http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/pictures-of-israeli-female-soldiers/#more
Mossad launches online recruitment effort
It is already common for intelligence agencies to recruit their officers online, but the Mossad has gone one further and is using it to recruit local agents and informants too.
Israel, which has full diplomatic ties with only two Arab countries, Egypt and Jordan, lacks embassies elsewhere in the Middle East that would-be informants could turn to, lea...
Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922) is an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, media producer, television host, actor, voice actor and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics.
In collaboration with several artists, most notably Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko, he co-created Spider-Man, the Hulk, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Thor, the X-Men, and many other ficti...
Israel is a vibrant democracy with full rights for women and gays, a free press and independent judiciary. You would think that the United Nations would celebrate such a country. Instead, the UN condemns Israel at every turn to the point of obsession. How did this happen? Anne Bayefsky, director of the Touro Institute on Human Rights, explains in five eye-opening minutes.
This is our second video of women in the Israel Defense Forces. The most beautiful, bravest, smartest female soldiers in the world are in Israel. We have plenty of pictures and lots of information here http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/women-in-the-israel-defense-forces/#more and here http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/pictures-of-israeli-female-soldiers/#more
The prettiest soldiers in the world are in Israel. Here is our first video of women in the Israel Defense Forces. We have plenty of pictures and information here http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/women-in-the-israel-defense-forces/#more and here http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/pictures-of-israeli-female-soldiers/#more
David Copperfield: Vegas magician who has more total earnings than any other magician. His real name is David Seth Kotkin.
Harry Houdini: Undeniably the greatest magician of all time. How he performed some of his acts is still a mystery today. His real name was Harry Weisz
David Blaine: Street magician and endurance artist. Some call him the modern day Houdini.
Sacha Baron Cohen
H. Jon Benjamin
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To all of you out there who are speaking out against the free democratic State of Israel:
WAKE UP! Why can't you understand that Israel is fighting radical Islamic terrorism for their own survival and for you? Do you realize that your harmful words are supporting Hamas and terrorism in general? You are also spreading anti-semitism. Read the words spoken by Prime Minister Netanyahu in his sp...
Israeli supermodels Bar Refaeli and Esti Ginzburg are well known to anyone who’s seen the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition or Victoria’s Secret ads. Former Miss Israel Gal Gadot has risen from supermodel to superstar as she is poised to play Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Though these women and others listed in ISRAEL21c’s 2011 look at Israeli top models are still at t...
Deciding where to go while on vacation can be a hassle, especially when visiting a country like Israel, where culture and history intersect at every corner. And while it's essentially impossible to cover every restaurant, every cafe, every beach, we can most certainly look at the essentials.
Photo: Amit Garon
10. Tel Aviv Museum of Art
Starting our list o...
This is a short accurate video. Many countries have nuclear weapons, and many more want them. Only one, though, has its neighbors and the world terrified. That country is Iran. Why is everyone so concerned? Because the Islamic theocracy has repeatedly threatened to destroy Israel, sponsors global terrorism, and would leverage the deterrence effect of a nuclear weapon to advance their anti-West...
Here are 18 innovations from Israel specifically designed to save lives – some already on the market and some coming soon. In Hebrew, the number 18 corresponds to the word “chai” (“life”). We’re sure you will share our pride in Israeli ingenuity benefiting humankind everywhere.
1. The First Care Emergency Bandage (also known as the “Israeli bandage”), invented by an Israeli military medic, is u...
In the 1940s, it was obligatory for Jews in the performing arts, especially the movies, to hide their Jewishness by using non Jewish names.
Ella Geisman became June Allyson;
Bette Perske, Lauren Bacall;
Bernie Schwartz, Tony Curtis;
Issur Danielovich, Kirk Douglas;
Frances Rose Schorr, Dinah Shore;
The first Ethiopian-born woman to be crowned Miss Israel, Yityish (Titi) Aynaw, bid farewell to her crown Tuesday evening and handed it over to the winner of the 2014 beauty pageant, 18-year-old Mor Maman of Beersheba.
Maman, who studies computer graphics, will soon enlist with the Israel Air Force. She comes from a family of beautiful women: Her mother, Ilana Maman, was once crowned Miss Beers...
It’s a fact, Israel has produced some of the most gorgeous women in the world. Jewish-born women around the globe are infamously known for their distinct features; often shapely, dark and sexy. Compiled here is a list of 30 of the most unforgettable, truly stunning Jewish woman who are under the age of 40. Of course this is all in fun and sorry if we left someone very deserving off the list.
Lenny Kravitz, Sammy Davis Jr. and Drake--oy! Not only have these three entertainers broken hearts and topped the charts, they're also part of God's chosen people.
We're in the midst of the High Holy Days, a celebration of the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. The two-day celebration is believed to be the anniversary of the creation of the first man and woman, Adam and Eve, with customs that incl...
While the Middle East combusts, threatening vital U.S. interests, the U.S. attempts to clip Israel's wings -- the only reliable, predictable, stable, effective, democratic and unabashedly pro-U.S. firefighter in the region.
Western policy-makers and public-opinion molders welcomed the 2011 riots on the Arab street as an "Arab Spring," a people's revolution and a transition toward democracy. How...
Since 1948, Israel has set itself a task of finding creative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems.
When 22-year-old Emmannuel Buso was pulled barely-alive from the rubble of a three-story building 10 days after an earthquake devastated the island of Haiti, the first faces he saw were those of the Israeli rescue workers who had flown across the world to save lives.
JESUS (d. 30 C.E.), whom Christianity sees as its founder and object of faith, was a Jew who lived toward the end of the Second Commonwealth period. The martyrdom of his brother James is narrated by Josephus (Ant. 20:200–3), but the passage in the same work (18:63–64) speaking about the life and death of Jesus was either rewritten by a Christian or represents a Christian interpolation. The first R...
Scarlett Johansson is a Jewish American actress and singer. She was born on November 22, 1984 in New York City. Her father, Karsten Johansson, is a Danish-born architect, and her paternal grandfather, Ejner Johansson, was a screenwriter and director. Her mother, Melanie Sloan, a producer, comes from an Ashkenazi Jewish family from the Bronx. Johansson began her theater training at Professional Chi...
There is no doubt that the most beautiful, courageous, and intelligent female soldiers in the world are in Israel.
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Eva Green in Casino Royale
Barbara Bach in The Spy Who Loved Me
Jill St. John (Born as: Jill Oppenheim) in Diamonds are Forever
Tanya Roberts (Born as: Victoria Blum) in A View to a Kill
Jane Seymour (Born as: Joyce Frankenberg) in Live and Let Die
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“Bar Mitzvah” literally means “son of the commandment.” “Bar” is “son” in Aramaic, which used to be the vernacular of the Jewish people. “Mitzvah” is “commandment” in both Hebrew and Aramaic. “Bat” is daughter in Hebrew and Aramaic. (The Ashkenazic pronunciation is “bas”)
Under Jewish Law, children are not obligated to observe the commandments, although they are encouraged to do so as much as ...
The Israeli bombing of a Syrian nuclear strike began with intelligence gathered six months earlier in a daring raid on the Austrian home of the Syrian Atomic Energy Commission director Ibrahim Othman, The New Yorker reported in its new edition.
David Makovsky, a fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, wrote under the headline “The Silent Strike,” that in March 2007, Mossad agents...
By the Israeli humorist, Efraim Kishon:
Israel is a country surrounded on all sides by enemies,
but the people's headaches are caused by the neighbors upstairs.
Israel is the only country in the world where the coffee is already so
good that Starbucks went bankrupt trying to break into the local
Israel is one of the few places in the world where the sun sets into
Converting to Judaism:
Conservative and Orthodox Jews require that the potential convert be instructed about how to live as a Jew, and undergo kabbalat ol mitzvot (agreement to do the commandments), mila (circumcision for men),* and tevilah (immersion in a mikvah [ritual bath]), and that the procedure be supervised by a Beit Din [court] of three people. Note that the members of the Bet Din mus...
EPSTEIN, BRIAN SAMUEL (Shmuel; 1934–1967), British impresario, one of history's most successful show business entrepreneurs whose success in managing the Beatles changed the world of music. Epstein was born on Yom Kippur to Harry (Tzvi) and Malka ("Queenie") in Liverpool, where the family owned a furniture store and where Epstein became manager of the store's record department. When hi...
The IDF, founded in 1948, ranks among the most battletested armed forces in the world, having had to defend the country in six major wars. The IDF’s security objectives are to defend the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the State of Israel, deter all enemies, and curb all forms of terrorism that threaten daily life. Its main tasks include reinforcing the peace arrangements; ensuring ov...
Israel does everything it can to protect innocent human life in Gaza and the West Bank. How does Israel compare to other countries in civilian to combatant casualty? Israel does better than any other country. See this two minute video.
If you've ever been to Israel, you know that there are so many wonderful things to see and do. But when you're just walking around, there is something that becomes very apparent. Israel has some of the most beautiful and exotic women in the world. On top of that, they're very smart and confident.
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Population of Israel
8,000 sq miles
Note: Israel could fit into Florida 8 times
263 miles long – North to South
Width: between 9 and 71 miles wide (East to West)
Available land useful for farming 15.45%
Rest is metropolitan areas, mountains and desert.
Jews: 5,393,600 - 76%
Arab (Muslim, Druze): 1,413,500 - 20%
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Esti Ginzburg was born in Tel Aviv, Israel on March 6, 1990. She comes from a family of architects and engineers. Her grandfather was involved in the original planning and construction of Zahala Tel Aviv. Ginzburg is Jewish.
Ginzburg started modeling at the age of eight with a milk advertisement and at the age of 14 signed a ...
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There many famous Jewish actors working today and in the past. Some of the names you might know are Daniel Radcliff, Shia LaBeouf, Andrew Garfield, James Franco, Adam Sandler, James Caan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Jeremy Piven, Tony Curtis, William Shatner, Chris Pine and Jake Gyllenhaal. For convenience, the list below shows both Jewish actors and actresses.
Jerusalem Technology Park
Science and technology are amongst Israel's most developed sectors. The percentage of Israelis engaged in scientific and technological inquiry, and the amount spent on research and development (R&D) in relation to gross domestic product (GDP), is amongst the highest in the world. Israel ranks fourth in the world in scientific activity as measured by the nu...
The United Nations has frequently and disproportionately singled out Israel for exercising its basic right of self-defense. Like every other nation, Israel has an inherent right to defend its citizens. In responding to attacks to protect its citizens, Israel takes unprecedented precautions to limit civilian casualties.
Israel has a right to self-defense.
Like every other nation, Israel has an...
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•Paula Abdul, US singer, former LA Laker Girl, panelist on American Idol
•Charles-Valentin Alkan, French composer and virtuoso pianist
•Herb Alpert, US musician
•Vladimir Ashkenazy, Russian conductor
•Emanuel Ax, US pianist
•Babydaddy (aka Scot Hoffman), US bassist, keyboardist, composer for Scissor Sisters.
•Burt Bacharach, US musician and songwriter
The following list of Jewish Olympic medalists was compiled by Dr. George Eisen, Executive Director and Associate Vice-President at Nazareth College of Rochester, New York.
Dr. Eisen is the author of many books, studies and articles, including the award-winning Children and Play in the Holocaust, Games Among the Shadows (University of Massachusetts Press,...
Here is a list of prominent commissioners, managers/coaches, and owners.
Roman Abramovich, Russia, owner of Chelsea Football Club
Leslie Alexander, US, owner of Houston Rockets; former owner of Houston Comets
Ray Arcel, US, boxing t...
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Bar Refaeli (Hebrew: בר רפאלי; born 4 June 1985) is an Israeli model and occasional actress, most known for her modeling work and for her relationship with American actor Leonardo DiCaprio. She was the cover model of the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Bar Refaeli was born into an Israeli Jewish family in Hod HaSharon, Isr...
This list of Jewish athletes in sports contains athletes who are Jews and have attained outstanding achievements in sports. The criteria for inclusion in this list are:
1–3 places winners at major international tournaments;
for team sports, winning in preliminary competitions of finals at major international tournaments, or playing for several seasons for clubs of major national leagues; or
While the rest of the world was buying Iraq's story that their nuclear weapon production was solely for peaceful purposes, Israel stayed in reality and launched Operation Opera. They flew without detection to take out the nuclear reactor before it was too late. Whether they could admit it in the moment or not, when the Persian Gulf War hit, the whole world had Israel to thank for taking care o...
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This is a video of some of Israel's top fashion models. Gal Gadot, Rotem Sela, Yael Goldman,
Dana Frider, Yael Bar-Zohar, Anat Elimelech, Agam Rodberg, Adi Himelbloy, Esti Ginzburg, and Bar Refaeli.
For more pictures and information on Bar Refaeli click this link http://www.solveisraelsproblems.com/israeli-super-model-bar-refaeli/#more
"Israel is responsible for over 600 modifications in the current generation of General Dynamics' F-16 fighter aircraft, providing GD a multi-billion dollars bonus in research and development, improving GD's competitive edge in the global market, expanding the US employment and export base and enhancing US national security," said GD's plant manager in Ft. Worth, Texas. Similar benefits are enjoyed...
The state of Israel has faced seemingly insurmountable odds throughout its entire history. From its hostile neighbors to its vast desert terrain to its unique demographic make-up, the Jewish state has had to overcome countless obstacles. And yet, it has emerged as a light unto the nations. The Jewish state is now a member of the exclusive Organisation for Economic Cooperation (OECD), has hund...
Zionism is the Jewish national movement of rebirth and renewal in the land of Israel - the historical birthplace of the Jewish people. The yearning to return to Zion, the biblical term for both the Land of Israel and Jerusalem, has been the cornerstone of Jewish religious life since the Jewish exile from the land two thousand years ago, and is embedded in Jewish prayer, ritual, literature and cult...
The Institute for Intelligence and Special Operations, otherwise known as the Mossad, has been appointed by the State of Israel to collect information, analyze intelligence, and perform special covert operations beyond its borders.
Over the years, the Mossad has expanded into many fields, the most prominent of which are:
Covert intelligence gathering beyond Israel’s borders.
Nobel Prizes are awarded by the Nobel Foundation of Sweden to men and women who have rendered the greatest service to humankind.
Between the years 1901 and 2011, around 850 laureates have been awarded Nobel Prizes.
Of these, at least 170 are Jews.
Less than half of one percent of the world's population is Jewish.
In 2011, five Jewish laureates were awarded a Nobel Prize: Daniel Schech...
These are some of the Jewish actresses from today. Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Mila Kunis, Gwyneth Paltrow, Alicia Silverstone, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Rachel Weisz, Amanda Peet, and Winona Ryder. For convenience, the list below shows both Jewish actors and actresses.
Actor, The Mighty Ducks
4 January 1981
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That’s what we’re doing. Why? Because Israel is a great country that does marvelous things for the world. Israel is tiny, but it is a world leader in science, technol...
By Abigail Klein Leichman: Israel21c
A new exhibit pays homage to Israeli ingenuity behind gadgets like the Disk-on-Key, PillCam, solar windows and a space camera.
One of Israel's sources of pride is the enormous number of inventions and innovations that have taken root on its soil over 63 years -- despite challenges of geography, size and diplomacy. The ever-churning Israeli mind has broug...
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Israel is the only country in the world with a mandatory military service requirement for women. Women have taken part in Israel’s military before and since the founding of the state in 1948, with women curr...