The sound of breaking glass

A forward-thinking educational program encourages young female students to pursue the sciences.

May 1, 2014 13:23
Girls with F-16

Mikve Israel Youth Village girls at IAI. (photo credit: Courtesy)

Israel is known as the Start-Up Nation, a land where the entrepreneurial and technological spirit drives major scientific breakthroughs and advances.

Who stands behind these innovations? Well, mostly men. When it comes to the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, women fall far behind – even in Israel.


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