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Good News Friday

Another week has rolled by, and it’s time for another Good News Friday installment. This week’s post is going to focus mainly on Israel’s technological prowess. My first item is about Israel’s well-known advances in desalination. A Scientific American article … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I haven’t posted a Good News Friday installment for a while, what with travelling and then chagim, so it’s a pleasant change  to return to my (almost) regular Friday spot. This week’s post starts with the three amazing, courageous mothers … Continue reading

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Water water everywhere

Unlike Coleridge’s Rime of the Ancient Mariner, however, it seems that there will be plenty to drink. Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians have finally signed on the dotted line enabling the construction of the “Red-Dead Canal” – a pipeline connecting … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I can’t quite believe it’s time once again for another Good News Friday post. My first item for this week is the widely publicised news that the brilliant smartphone app Waze won the Best Overall Mobile App award at the … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Hard though it is to believe, another week has sped by, and here is this week’s Good News Friday installment. My first item counts as a “Two for One special bonus package” (at least for Israelis): Heavy rains force Gaza … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Time to dig ourselves out from under the snow and water and get ready for Shabbat with another Good News Friday post. It’s tempting to mention the amazing water level rise of the Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) in this week’s … Continue reading

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