We hope that, based on these findings, we can use innovative methods to produce artificial materials . . . which will be as light, flexible, and strong."
These gazelles can reach running speeds of up to 50 mph.
Israel and the Palestinian Authority are currently the last strongholds of the mountain gazelle and are home to just 5,000 individuals.
The wild asses arrived a week ago in the area of the Tze'elim estuary, and were loitering on Highway 90, posing danger to themselves and to the motorists driving by.
The Nature Tuesday initiative has been reactivated as part of the struggle against loneliness.
Krill are considered an important trophic level connection – near the bottom of the food chain. They feed on phytoplankton and zooplankton, yet also are the main source of food for many larger animals.
The band of aquatic mammals was happily playing in the waves.
And just to help you appreciate the rare beauty of Park HaYarkon on this Independence Day, see how the same park looked on Independence Day, 2014.
The origin of the name Red Maccabees Blood is a legend that the plant flourishes wherever a drop of Maccabean blood was shed.
As it is in many cases of conflict between males, their intent is not to kill the opponent, only to define who is stronger and more dominant.
The ibex is a kind of wild goat whose biblical Hebrew name is ya'el.
With extreme drought conditions continuing to intensify, the government of Israel approved a plan in 2018 to pump desalinated water into the lake.
Despite political tensions between countries along the Red Sea, researchers band together to call upon UNESCO to declare the Red Sea’s entire coral reef as a Marine World Heritage Site.
Naturally, the moon and the sun came to a standstill in the sky, causing the solar system to disperse across the galaxy, on account of those pesky laws of Newton.
Heavy snow fell on the Hermon mountain overnight, adding 15 centimeters (6 inches) of snow to its lower level, just in time for the thaw.
Killer whales feature strongly in the mythologies of indigenous cultures, with their reputation ranging from being the souls of humans to merciless killers.
I am so grateful to Oded Sahar of the Israel Nature and Parks Authority for these images. I could stare at them for hours.
Dammed if you do, dammed if you don't.
According to the Book of Revelation in the Christian Bible, Megiddo (Armageddon) is the prophesied location of a gathering of armies for a battle during the end times.
Over the weekend, Israelis flocked to the western Negev, to grab an eyeful of the annual miracle of the return of the Kalaniot – the red Anemone which paint the desert red each winter after the big rains.
Hammat Tiberias is an archaeological site of thermal baths located in the city of Tiberias.
Israel and especially the Golan have had a whole lot of rain in January, but for the Coprinus mushroom (דיואית) this is actually the end of the season.
"As usual, we have come to carry out the strengthening of our Land of Israel! Not talk. Deeds."
The Kinneret rose since Wednesday by 23 cm, and now stands at 211.10 meters below sea level.
"The dolphin is endangered in the Mediterranean and so it is very fascinating to watch."
Male hyraxes frequently sing complex and loud self-advertisement songs, transmitting their individual quality to both females and neighboring males.
This terrified venomous Ef'eh was crawling for his life away from the gushing flood waters.
They collected thirty bags of plastic trash, which is most dangerous to animals and fish.
In Jerusalem, only 37% are satisfied with cleanliness (46% of Jews and 21% of Arabs).
Israel bans driving cars on the beach. The vehicles leave behind sockets and grooves in the sand which are obstacles to little turtles.