Check out the Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology’s virtual exhibition that gives viewers an inside look at how many Israeli discoveries and breakthroughs have impacted the globe.
Here are just a few on the list:
1. Turning algae into Heart Tissue
Developed by Prof. Smadar Cohen at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, "the research led to novel products for treating heart attacks and repair of both cartilage and bone."
2. Reviving Biblical Wine
"The researchers obtained DNA from scores of vine remnants found in archeological digs in Israel and compared them with a collection of local Israeli varieties they had collected in recent years."