Strawberries have come a long way from their origins in the Americas and their early cultivation in France. Local cultivars are tastier and healthier than ever.
Environment & Nature
Two new projects seek to stop the dramatic drop in water levels at the world's lowest point.
Industry is only responsible for a quarter of the air pollution in the northern Israeli city - the bigger problem rests with the public.
Chemical is key component in many industries. Haifa Chemicals, tank’s owner, may have to move production out of Israel.
A number of attempts have been made in recent years to supply sand along the cliffs, but embarrassingly, much of what was distributed has already disappeared.
Judging by recent reports in Israel, this could be the third attempt to smuggle goldfinches into Israel and the West Bank from Jordon.
Plan to Avert Chemical Danger That Could Kill Thousands of Israelis Is Unacceptable, Says Israeli Minister
Environment minister Elkin says company offers no alternative to keeping tank in Haifa Bay.
Animal rights groups say the animals are subjected to horrendous conditions, especially on the long passages from Australia.
Environmental Protection Ministry tells companies that they cannot avoid fines by carrying over recycling quotas from one year to the next.
'There are four problematic points in the tank,' Prof. Ehud Keinan tells press, after unveiling report on dangers of direct hit to ammonia ship.