An Israeli technology called “SealSand” is being touted as a possible tool to help clean up oil spilled in the Gulf of Mexico. According to Wayne Fried, CEO of US distributor Sealeon, and Richard Fried, Sealeon marketing director, the biggest obstacle to deploying the technology is the question of who would pay for it to be produced. Here is their interview and a demonstration from CNBC:
Jewish National Fund-USA and Denver Jewish Day School partner for a Hebrew Immersion Program in Israel, enhancing teens' cultural and leadership skills.
Denver and Boulder join ElevatEd—a pioneering initiative by Jewish organizations to address the early childhood Jewish education teacher shortage through educator training and community collaboration.