\ue000 Israel is one of only eight
countries in the world capable of
launching their own satellites.
instrumentation for breast cancer.
\ue000One-half of all technologies in
incubators are related to
\ue000 An Israeli company developed a
computerized system for ensuring
human error from medical
treatment. Every year in U.S.
hospitals 7,000 patients die from
\ue000Israel has the third highest rate
of entrepreneurship in the world,
and the highest rate in the
world among women and among
people over the age of 55.
\ue000 An Israeli biologist developed
an all-natural mosquito and fly
control that saved millions from
death and blindness in China
and in Africa.
\ue000Israel as a country holds the
largest concentration of High-
Tech industries in the world per
capita, and as a region it is
second only to California\u2019s
\ue000Israeli scientists are developing
anose drop that will provide a
five-year flu vaccine.
\ue000In response to serious water
shortages, Israeli engineers and
system to significantly minimize
the amount of water used to
grow crops. This technology is
\ue000More Israeli companies are
traded on Wall Street than any
other country except the US and
\ue000Israel has more engineers and
scientists per capita than any
produces more scientific papers
per capita than any other nation
\u2013 109 per 10,000 people.
developed the first ingestible
video camera, so small it fits inside
a pill. Used the view the small
intestine from the inside, the camera
helps doctors diagnose cancer and
\ue000 An Israeli company was thefirst
to develop and install a large-
scale solar power plant, fully
functional in southern California\u2019s
\ue000Israel has the world\u2019s second
highest per capita output of
\ue000 Mercury Interactive, an Israeli
company that leads the world of
tools, was named "one of the
hottest software firms in the
world" by Forbes Magazine in
October 2003. Mercury's 7,500
customers include Cisco Systems,
\ue000Israel is the only country in the
world that entered the 21st
century with a net gain in its
number of trees.
A new acne treatment
developed in Israel, the ClearLight
device, produces a high-intensity,
blue light that causes acne bacteria
to self-destruct \u2013 all without
damaging surrounding skin or tissue.
\ue000Israel has more museums per
capita than any other country.
\ue000Israeli scientists developed the
first fully computerized,
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