BDS tactics prevent Israel from helping "solve the drought, leverage alternative energy, discover new cures, and protect technical infrastructure with cyber security."
Israeli farmers upriver from the Kinneret have been refused an increase of 11 billion gallons annually, precisely the amount Jordan continues to siphon from the lake for its own agriculture.
Most baseball fans have heard of Merkle's Boner, but how many actually know when or how it happened?
Lake Kinneret is a little ‘under the weather’ these days, according to Israel's Water Authority.
Let’s see what the Boycott Israel movement will say if Israel succeeds in developing new technology to reduce famine by enabling crops to grow in droughts. Maybe it will blame Israel for lower food prices.
People are complaining about floods and traffic and the cold and through it all, there is this amazing joy.
We're now entering the period when we begin to pray for rain. Lack of rain was often an excuse to persecute the Jews, specifically those living in Jerusalem. There are quite a few examples from our history of this rain libel, which was very often linked to the 'sin' of drinking wine.
The hands in the photograph belong to President Barack Obama, who's holding a few ears of corn during his tour of the McIntosh family...
In the days of Shmuel Hakatan a terrible drought held the land in its deadly grip. The wheat withered in the field and the grass dried and died. Day after day, the skies remained leaden and no clouds appeared to bring rain and salvation to the parched land.
A slew of new Israeli innovations are set to make life more convenient – and more viable – all over the world.
South Florida was recently inundated with weeks of torrential rain. The downside was that the weather ruined the much-anticipated Memorial Day weekend. The upside was that the storms made a dent in the terrible drought conditions that had plagued the area. Sometimes it is easier to see the wisdom of the old adage, "Every cloud has a silver lining."
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