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April 21, 2012
April 7, 2013 10:38 PM
Incredibly powerful video. Nobody realizes how far behind Jews were in the sciences 100 years ago. We sure caught up fast! It just shows you what can be achieved when there is a will and a belief that you can do it. I think the key is not to look at the chance for failure but rather the opportunity for success. I think so much of the world resents Israel because of its success. God bless Israel!
January 1, 2013 6:07 PM
A great video to bring hope for anyone believeing in god.
April 26, 2012 9:53 PM
in 1937 the cousin of my mother decided that studies at the university in Poland could less pleasant than in time when his older brother and many cousins did. Decided to attempt enrolling in the Techniion in Haifa. After many trials and tribnulations, financially herlped by my father he manged to acjeve this. He wasn't a student for long, membership in Hagana weas time consuming. This lead to him joining the Brigade, becoming officer in IDF and helping me and family to make our alijah in 1957. Sgan Aluf 'Janekl" Eshell was nicknamed the "Father of Tothamim" and had a large army funeral in 2002.
April 26, 2012 1:59 AM
The backround music for this video is stirring and very appropriate. Does anyone know who the composer is? Perhaps Hans Zimmer?
April 25, 2012 7:51 PM
Composer of background music
Is the background music for this moving video commisioned just for this video or is it taken from another composition?
April 25, 2012 5:22 PM
What are the background music tracks?
April 25, 2012 2:49 PM
Remember the Promise, present is a drop in a sea of blessings.
And they shall call you the blessed of the LORD you shall be the head and not the tail - Just love, worship and serve me - says the LORD ref: Deuteronomy 28 :=>
April 24, 2012 10:56 PM
It is amazing to see how much Israel has accomplished in such a short time. May Israel continued to be blessed in creativity, ingenuity, and the ability to share her gifts with the world.
April 24, 2012 5:08 PM
Wonderful the technological acheivements of Israel
I am deeply gratified to see my fellow Jews of the nation of Israel so technologically advanced to help not just Israel but the World. Thank you Israel!!!
Marié van Wyk,
April 24, 2012 4:45 PM
Prophecy will come true
The TANACH says there will come a time when 10 Gentiles will grab hold of a Jew and say, Let us go with you because we can see God is with you!
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