In “Why Weizmann? Why Israel?”, several of the Weizmann Institute’s finest scientists appear in locations across Israel that are meaningful to them. They speak about how working at the Institute and living in Israel are crucial to their sense of identity and scientific success. Many have come to Israel on their own and to raise families, others have histories with the country – all feel it is the only place they can live, and that the Weizmann Institute is the only place they can freely conduct their research.

With Profs. Vered Rom-Kedar, Ehud Shapiro, Yosef Nir, Nirit Dudovich, Lucio Frydman, Irit Sagi, Yosef Shaul, Jeffrey Gerst, Vivian Teichberg, Yosef Yarden, Bat-Sheva Eylon, and Institute President Daniel Zajfman.