Israeli Charity Sows “Seeds of Peace”

Screen-Shot-2014-11-24-at-4.01.02-PM Israeli Charity Sows “Seeds of Peace”

Dr. Lior Sasson and his team, which will soon include a surgeon now training in Canada, have performed thousands of heart surgeries on children from both sides of the conflict zone and beyond for the Save a Child’s Heart (SACH) Foundation. Based at the Wolfson Medical Center in Holon, Israel, just south of Tel Aviv, […]

November 25, 2014
Wolf Heavily-hunted wolf populations have elevated stress, reproductive hormones, study reveals

Wolves from heavily hunted populations in northern Canada show elevated stress and reproductive hormones — physiological effects that could have evolutionary implications — according to a study published Wednesday in the scientific journal Functional Ecology. Hunting can disrupt a wolf pack’s complex social structure, alter normal reproductive behaviour and introduce chronic stress that “may have […]

November 13, 2014
MichaelGreilsammer Michael Greilsammer: Canadian Tour

Check out Israeli-born violinist & singer/songwriter Michael Greilsammer as he tours around Canada. We’ll be with him in Winnipeg on November 15 at the “Tarbut” Festival  Video: You may know Michael Greilsammer for his epic Hatikva – Game of Thrones mashup: Tour info: Toronto: Nov 9 – “Musideum” More Info Ottawa: Nov 13 – “House […]

November 5, 2014
561058401000100490490no WATCH: Alicia Keys congratulates Idan Raichel on MTV prize

American R&B singer surprises Israeli musician with special video in honor of MTV Role Model Award. ‘You are an incredible human being and you inspire me all the time,’ she tells him. Israeli singer-songwriter Idan Raichel was in for a very pleasant surprise Saturday night after winning the prestigious MTV Role Model Award for his […]

November 5, 2014
Intern #Project972

Turned on by #Israel ? Size Doesn’t Matter (SDM) wants U! SDM is launching a call for the second year of #project972! We are looking for students in Canada who love everything Tel Aviv and everything #Israel. If you are a #fashionista, #foodie, #music junkie, or inspired by the #innovation and #inclusivity, or just love […]

October 28, 2014
imperusdiwip Israeli social games developer Diwip sold for $100m

Diwip’s buyer is Canadian company Imperus Technologies. Israeli social games developer Diwip, which was founded in 2010, was sold last week to Canada’s Imperus Technologies for $100 million cash and a small quantity of shares. $50 million will be paid immediately, and the remainder within two years, in accordance with certain milestones. Imperus, which changed […]

October 24, 2014