7 days Israel itinerary for the Hiking Family

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The most striking feature of Israel’s landscape is its variety. One of the classic hikes in northern Israel is to hike from the lake to the summit of Mount Arbel. Mount Arbel’s height is only 180 meters but is one of the most famous mountains in Israel.

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Holy cow! Prophecy fulfilled after red heifer is born at Temple of Israel

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Watch the adorable infant scamper around her mother in a short video released on YouTube by the Temple of Israel, below. According to a report by Breaking Israel News, that program imports frozen embryos of red angus cows and implants them into traditional Israeli domestic cows.

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The beauty of ecotourism in Israel

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Most visitors to Israel concentrate on exploring the many biblical, cultural, and historical sites that abound Israel. Israel has been the hub of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic history for centuries. But there is another aspect of Israel that is often overlooked by visitors.

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The Emotional Life of Israel.

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Hula Valley Israel Is A Migratory Hot Spot

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One of those places is the Hula Valley in northern Israel, home to the large Lake Hula which was drained in the 1950s to make way for more agricultural opportunities and prevent malaria. Birding Hula Valley Bird Festival Israel migrationI am a migration junky. I love it.

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A Comparison of Birding in Costa Rica and Eilat, Israel

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I have been back from Eilat, Israel for more than a week but still find myself dreaming about birding in the desert. Migration is always cool to watch but at Eilat, Israel, it is truly a spectacle to behold. In southern Israel, I think of the Hoopoe and bee-eaters. Habitat : As with most places during these modern, heavily populated days, habitats in both Israel and Costa Rica are often threatened with conversion to agricultural landscapes. Nothing like this in Israel.

Japanese Radiation Reaches Israel

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Traces of radioactive material from Japan have been detected in Israel. Business & Politics Fukushima Israel Japan nuclear radiationThe Soreq Nuclear Research Center announced that visit site to read more ].

Agriculture and Water Connect Israel to Africa

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Israel’s Deputy Foreign Minister, Danny Ayalon, landed on Monday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. According to Israel’s ambassador to Uganda, Gil Haskel, Israel is interested in strengthening agricultural cooperation and collaboration with Uganda.

Israel and Jordan sign deal to save the Dead Sea

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Israel and Jordan have signed a historic deal to press ahead with a plan to save the Dead Sea. In return for its share of the desalinated water, Israel will double its sales of fresh water to Jordan from the Sea of Galilee.

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American Energy Experts Go Green in Israel

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Project Interchange attendees Brian Wynn and Stephen Walz tour Ashkelon Desalination plant with Israel Desalination Chairman Abraham Tenne. Denmark, and here in Israel. Abraham Tenne, Chairman of Israel Water Authority’s Desalination Division, gave them a personal tour.

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Israel’s Wild Pigs Were Once Europeans

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Wild boars look more or less the same in Israel as they do anywhere else: stalky and hairy with big heads, long snouts, and beady eyes. The researchers conclude that European pigs arrived in Israel at some point and overtook the local pig population.

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The Dogs who Failed to Bark: How Israel is Framed.

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7 Censored Facts that Will Change Your Mind About Israel.

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Americans are well-versed in arguments Israel uses to defend her actions, but few people have heard the Palestinian side.

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What We Should Do About Israel.

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only enemy global conflict israel Jerusalem peace politics warAs we continue to defend ourselves, shouldn’t we simultaneously reach out to find those who are willing to coexist and begin a dialogue with them?

Has Israel Become a Petrostate?

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Why does Israel so lag Arab neighbors like Morocco and Egypt in its renewable energy production? Like those US states, Israel lags in renewable deployment. Did Israel’s massive discovery of gas a few years ago turn it instantly into a petrostate?

GE Sets Green Tech Shop in Israel

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Already in a number of clean technology partnership projects, including solar energy and desalination, America’s giant electrical products company, General Electric – GE - is setting up a “multidisciplinary&# research and development center in Haifa Israel Globes reports.

Has Zika virus come to Israel?

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Israel and neighboring countries such as Jordan and Lebanon are not yet high on the list of countries where the Zika virus could spread, due to the Aedes aegypti mosquito being considered to be extinct there. Health Lifestyle Israel mosquito virus Zika

Older than Stonehenge, mystifying moon god stones uncovered in Israel

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So it’s no big surprise that an ancient structure, devoted to the moon, has recently been uncovered in Israel. Israel is the birthplace of monotheism, belief in one God, but this new structure paid homage to a Mesopotamian-era moon god, new research uncovers.

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Israel Bans Horse-Drawn and Donkey-Drawn Carts

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Israel has become the first country in the world to ban horse-drawn and donkey-drawn carts. Read More The post Israel Bans Horse-Drawn and Donkey-Drawn Carts appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

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Israel Invests in Domestic Solar Power

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The World Wildlife Fund and the Cleantech Group recently published a report saying that Israel is the second best place in the world to develop green technologies , second only to Denmark. In March 2012 alone Israel’s Public Utility Authority issued licenses for nine large solar fields.

Electronic Cigarette Kills Toddler in Israel

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The Israeli ministries are urging people to give up smoking and a recent government report has found that both the heavy smokers in the Jewish and Muslim populations in Israel are cutting down, if only by a few percentages. Architecture & Urban Israel Jordan smoking Toxic chemicals

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Heliofocus Solar Technology Dish Unveiled in Israel

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Israel and China seem to be agreeing on more and more these days. On Tuesday, investors from the two countries announced they would be jointly funding a new solar thermal venture in Israel’s Negev Desert, the HelioBooster, Jerusalem Post reported.

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Israel Shuts Down Largest Slaughterhouse, Extends Animal Protections

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It’s become a lot safer to be an animal in Israel, as this week the country approved amendments to its Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Law. The changes now make Read More The post Israel Shuts Down Largest Slaughterhouse, Extends Animal Protections appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Hat’s off to Israel’s LifeBeam for wearable tech

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They are a privately owned developer and manufacturer based in Israel with operation centers in the US and China. Green Tech and Gadgets IoT Israel LifeBeam wearable Research and development focused on the aerospace industry has spawned dozens of designs useful in everyday life.

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Domino’s vegan pizza makes global first in Israel

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The story with Israel’s vegan pizza started with the group we’ve reported on, Vegan Friendly , which claims to have a community of about 30,000 vegans in Israel. There are 50 branches of Domino’s in Israel. Health Israel vegan

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Water And Israel – The Facts

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Get the facts on Israel’s water situation. Following my latest post on water recycling and desalination in Israel , some commentators have raised questions about the seemingly contradictory facts on Israel and water. Israel as 5 th Water Short in MENA.

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Israel’s first natural gas customers to be Palestinians

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Israel’s Leviathan Partners natural gas production consortium has signed its first gas export agreement with a Palestinian power company. We believe that the potential for oil and gas exploration in the economic waters of Israel has not yet been fully realized.

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Storing Solar Energy in Rust, From Israel

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Scientists at Technion, Israel’s institute of technology recently found a new way to store solar energy. Cleantech, Science & Technology chemistry energy storage Israel Solar Energy

Low impact travel activities for tourists to Tel Aviv, Israel

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Consider these activities suggested by America Israel Tours if you are on a trip to Israel this fall, the perfect time to travel to Israel (the weather is milder and the Jewish holidays make everyone more spirited!). See Israel Tours.

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Solar War Flares Up in Israel

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Two solar energy companies are part of a larger conflict and dilemma in Israel: should solar panels be installed on limited open space or on rooftops? There is a small war going on in Israel and it has nothing to do with a nuclear Iran or local terror cells.

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Israel’s Beach Season Opens With Litterbugs

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Despite periodic volunteer clean up efforts, much of Israel’s beach front suffers from public littering. Read more on Israel beach and Mediterranean pollution issues: Israel Marine Ecologist Says Mediterranean Needs More Environmental Protection.

Fiery May heatwave is setting Israel ablaze

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Israel is smoking hot when it comes to tech start-ups , fashion, and vegetarian cuisine, but yesterday it showed signs of getting too hot for its own good. Yesterday’s record high was recorded in kibbutz Yotvata in southern Israel at 47 degrees Celsius (122 degrees Fahrenheit).

Israel’s Petroleum Council Adds Environment Reps

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Meged oil field, in Israel. Last week two environmental representatives were added to Israel’s Petroleum Council, according to the Jerusalem Post. times the size of Tel Aviv, were discovered in Israel’s territorial waters it changed Israel’s future.

An Israel Alone, Dependant On Natural Gas

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Israel’s Public Utility Authority – Electricity is raising electricity prices because a shortage of natural gas supply and a projected increase in electricity demand this summer will literally max out the country’s grid. Currently 34% of Israel’s power is generated from coal.

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What Israel, the UAE and Qatar have in common

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WASHINGTON — Israel is the best-prepared country in the Middle East for climate change, followed closely by the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Turkey, according to data released Nov. Energy Climate Change Israel Norway Qatar Turkey United Arab Emirates

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Bureaucracy Slows Israel’s Solar Energy Progress

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Israel’s research labs such as National Solar Energy Center, Grand Technion Energy Program (GTEP) and companies such as Zenith Solar and Arava Power Systems are developing advanced solar energy technology which is nearly cost-competitive with fossil fuels.

Bedouin Home Stays and Tourism in Israel

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Similar products can also be found in the Flea Market at Jaffa in Israel at an upscale store for a much higher price. Travel & Nature Bedouin eco-tourism IsraelBedouin hospitality is considered the best in the world.

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Veganism Goes Viral in Israel

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Thanks to a group of local activists who set up Gary TV and provided Hebrew subtitles, the YouTube video has been viewed 300,000 times in Israel, leaving many who watch it unable to put another animal product in their mouth.

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Canada’s Greensoil Invests in Israel Cleantech

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Cash from Canada will be funding clean technology companies in Israel. It will uniquely focus on food and agricultural innovation from Israel. Investments by the fund will be in early growth stage, Israel-based, companies with revenues or close to first revenues.

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Cyprus gets new desalination plant with Mekorot Israel’s know-how

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Fresh water shortage issues are virtually normal now in the Eastern Mediterranean, especially in Cyprus, which has worse water shortage problems than Israel, Syria and Lebano n. Israel’s Mekorot Builds Global Connections Through Water.

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Army Sewage Irrigates Nature Park in Israel

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Oxygen aerators at Israel’s IDF Nevatim Air Force Base are purifying sewage water for irrigation use. The solution to this problem is now on the way to being solved at Israel’s large Nevatim air force base in the country’s Negev desert region.

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NaanDanJain’s Irrigation Technology Strengthens Ties Between India and Israel

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Representatives from both groups met in Tel Aviv for the Agritech 2012 Conference and Exhibition in Israel. Jain director, Amnon Ofen, said that the company’s operations in Israel would “not be effected” by the transfer.

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BrightSource Builds 121 MW Solar Thermal Baby in Israel

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Some of the earliest pioneers of solar energy started in Israel 30 years ago with the company Luz. And at the start of 2014, the sun and stars will align and a dream will be coming true for Israeli solar pioneers and visionaries like BrightSource Israel CEO Israel Kroizer.

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