Schools are back and so is the coronavirus… writes Michael Kuttner.

The predicted spikes and next waves have appeared as a number of high schools are again closed because of infected teachers and pupils. Meanwhile, the beaches are crowded with surfers riding different waves.

CAMERA TECHNOLOGY

Israeli innovators have developed the world’s smallest camera… Marvel at this latest technology.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HddemC-PCg

FOOLPROOF CHECKOUT

Another Israeli invention developed for speeding up checkout at the supermarket. No more trying to find the right product on the screen this new device automatically identifies the produce and avoids mistakes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBCCAHFw7gs

A HELPING HAND

The Technion is developing prosthetic hands for children which will revolutionize their lives. This technology will benefit not only Israeli children but is also already benefiting children elsewhere.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgpSr5cFaHU

RIGHT ON TARGET

Israel Aerospace Industries has just successfully tested its latest precision missile. This should send a powerful message to all those who aim to harm us.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t9CBwktE_XA

NEW ELECTRON MICROSCOPE

 A new and more powerful microscope has been developed by Technion scientists. It is the first of its kind in Israel and one of the few in the world.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HtcVL7KnfCI

Michael Kuttner is a Jewish New Zealander who for many years was actively involved with various communal organisations connected to Judaism and Israel. He now lives in Israel. 

[This article was originally published on J-Wire and is reproduced here with permission from Michael Kuttner.]