Rss - Science - Technology10/21/2014 4:19:58 AM60en-USSCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGYhttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY.aspxLike many other small countries, Israel has sharply defined scientific and technological policies aimed at enhancing its competitive position.Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:44:48 GMTSCIENCE: R & Dhttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-R-and-D.aspxIsrael’s large reservoir of qualified personnel is primarily responsible for its scientific and technological attainments.Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:44:48 GMTSCIENCE: R&D at Universitieshttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-RD-Universities.aspxAs at universities all over the world, advancement in scientific knowledge is the chief objective of researchers at Israel's universities.Thu, 15 Dec 2011 06:25:59 GMTSCIENCE: Medical R&Dhttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-Medical-RD.aspxIsrael has made significant theoretical and practical contributions to the biotechnology revolution.Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:44:48 GMTSCIENCE: Industrial R&Dhttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-Industrial-RD.aspxIsrael's industrial R&D, with a high concentration on electronics, have been a major source of industrial employment and exports over the years.Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:44:47 GMTSCIENCE: Agricultural R&Dhttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-Agricultural-RD.aspxIsraeli agriculturists have pioneered trickle-drip irrigation, agricultural biotechnology, soil solarization, and the sustained use of industrial waste water for agriculture.Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:44:46 GMTSCIENCE: Energy R&Dhttp://www.israelemb.org/pretoria/AboutIsrael/SciencTechnology/Pages/SCIENCE-Energy-RD.aspxExtensive development of alternative energy sources such as solar, thermal, and wind energy has been a positive outcome of the country’s lack of conventional energy sources.Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:44:47 GMT