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Part of Egyptian Statue May Have Been Discovered by Temple Mount ‘Sifters’

13 Nisan 5777 – April 9, 2017
The finger fragment will be handed over to additional experts for dating.
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Temple Mount Sifting Project to Netanyahu: Show Us the Money

10 Nisan 5777 – April 6, 2017
The Jewish Press online received the following email statement from the Temple Mount Sifting Project (visit their crowdfunding campaign): "Representatives from the Prime Minister’s office...

Presenting First Interactive Hiking Trail Since Sanhedrin Left Hall of Hewn Stones

The 5-day virtual reality "Sanhedrin" hiking trail uses interactive characters and virtually reconstructed ancient buildings to bring the ancient Galilee to life.

Innovative Temple Mount Sifting Project Facing Termination over Funding

7 Nisan 5777 – April 3, 2017
The Temple Mount Sifting Project was established following the illegal removal of 9,000 tons of earth from the Temple Mount by Israel's Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement and the Waqf.

Students Earn Travel to Poland Digging Up 2000-Year-Old Mikvahs Outside Bet Shemesh

29 Adar 5777 – March 27, 2017
A rare and impressive array of ritual baths and underground systems used by rebels during the Bar Kokhba Revolt.

Liquor Stash Belonging to WW1 British Soldiers Exposed in Central Israel

24 Adar 5777 – March 22, 2017
The surprising find was discovered in excavations of the Israel Antiquities Authority before the construction of Highway 200.

UNESCO Ambassadors Tour Jerusalem’s City of David

24 Adar 5777 – March 21, 2017
The numerous archaeological findings from the City of David unambiguously link the Jewish people to Jerusalem.

1,400 Year Old Coin Hoard Discovered in Highway 1 Excavations

21 Adar 5777 – March 19, 2017
'The hoard constitutes evidence of the Persian invasion at the end of the Byzantine period, which led to the abandonment of the site.'

Remains of Wartime Fallen Found at Ramat Rachel, Jerusalem

11 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
At the site of the battle were found the remains of the trenches, along with 35 bunkers and caves.

2,000 Year Old Road Excavated near Bet Shemesh

9 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
'The ancient road passed close to the Israel National Trail and we believe that it will spark interest among the hikers.'

4,000 Years Old Mysterious Tomb with Rock Art Exposed in Upper Galilee

7 Adar 5777 – March 5, 2017
What makes this dolmen so unique is its huge dimensions, the structure surrounding it and, most importantly, the artistic decorations engraved in its ceiling.

Gold Digging Gang Caught in Negev Archaeological Site

26 Shevat 5777 – February 22, 2017
Archaeologists are saying this phenomenon has been repeated recently because of an urban (tent compound?) myth.

1,800 Year Old List of Synagogue Donors Discovered in Galillee Village

25 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
'No one can argue with the written artifact. There was an ancient synagogue here and the synagogue was built in its current form in recent centuries.'

Temple Mount Crowdsifting Project Discovers Shells of Snails Used for Making Blue Fringes (Tekhelet)...

19 Shevat 5777 – February 15, 2017
The Singer family from Jerusalem made the unexpected discovery.

Ancient Jars Found in Judea Reveal Earth’s Magnetic Field is Fluctuating, Not Diminishing

18 Shevat 5777 – February 14, 2017
Tel Aviv University, Hebrew U., UC San Diego researchers: New evidence says geomagnetic force 'spiked' in 8th century BCE

Israel to Place Permanent ‘Arch of Titus’ Exhibit at UNESCO in Paris

18 Shevat 5777 – February 13, 2017
Israel's envoy to UNESCO says the exhibit is a reminder that Jews were expelled by force from the Temple Mount.

Hebrew University Archaeologists Find 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

13 Shevat 5777 – February 8, 2017
'This is one of the most exciting archaeological discoveries, and the most important in the last 60 years, in the caves of Qumran.'

PA Arab Antiquities Robber Caught Red Handed in Mid Digging

10 Shevat 5777 – February 6, 2017
The robber was using a metal detector and a shovel.

IAA to Inaugurate New Mikvah Path at the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park

10 Shevat 5777 – February 5, 2017
A new path running among two-thousand year old ritual baths that were used by pilgrims visiting the Temple Mount is to be inaugurated at the Ophel site in the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park.

Stacks of Stolen Historic Artifacts Seized in Acre

4 Shevat 5777 – January 30, 2017
The punishment for illegal trading in antiques is two years in jail. Harming a dig site will get you five years.

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