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Startup Nation Greening the World

Waterproof bicycle made of cardboard, costs about $9 to make, sells for about $60, weighs about 20 pounds and carries up to 500 pounds. Made in Israel.

Waterproof bicycle made of cardboard, costs about $9 to make, sells for about $60, weighs about 20 pounds and carries up to 500 pounds. Made in Israel.

CBN’s Gordon Robertson looks at a few of the creative “environment-saving” ideas that Israelis have either invented or improved upon.

Towards the end, one of the interviewees says, we have to start showing the world who we are and what we do, rather than engage in constant bickering.

Amen to that.


About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


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2 Responses to “Startup Nation Greening the World”

  1. Is that Steven Wright testing that bike?

    Israelis don't need to prove their value to this world, but they deserve credit for being part of the solutions to many of the problems we face in this world. And if the rest of us are smart, we'll support them and anybody else trying to leave this world better than when we found it.

  2. Minnie Lou Driver Moritomo says:

    Awesome ! love to Israel

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