Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: May 25th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
The plan’s first excavation is currently underway in the Cave of the Skulls in Nahal Tse'elim, with the assistance of numerous volunteers.
Posted on: May 22nd, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
After journeying from the Western Desert tombs of Egypt, through Dubai, Europe and Israel, two 3,000 year-old stolen artifacts are making their way home on Sunday.
Posted on: May 16th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
A large merchant ship carrying a cargo of metal slated for recycling encountered a storm at the entrance to the harbor and drifted until it smashed into the seawall and the rocks.
Posted on: May 10th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
The ancient water reservoir of Solomon's Pools is damaged but has not yet been repaired by the Palestinian Authority.
Posted on: May 3rd, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
Two 'mummy paintings' stolen by the Nazis from the heirs of a German publisher have been returned to his heirs.
Posted on: April 27th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
Vandalizing a archeological site is a serious criminal offense.
Posted on: April 24th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
A rare scarab seal belonging to a senior Egyptian official of the 13th Pharaonic Dynasty is found by a birdwatcher on Israel's northern coast.
Posted on: April 19th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
The Temple Mount Sifting Project was initiated in response to the illegal removal of tons of earth from the Temple Mount by the Waqf in 1999.
Posted on: April 12th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
Using cutting-edge computerized image processing and machine learning tools, the TAU team analyzed 16 inscriptions unearthed at an excavation in the remote fort of Arad.
Posted on: April 11th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
Judean glass was a light green color and less expensive than Egyptian glass.But where were the centers that manufactured this Judean glass?
Posted on: April 5th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
"Even we veteran excavators were extremely excited because it’s not every day that one uncovers such rare artifacts as these, and in such a fine state of preservation.”
Posted on: March 27th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
In less than a year of ISIS control, the group destroyed countless archaeological treasures in the ancient city.
Posted on: March 25th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
The newly discovered mosaic indicates that the church was originally built in the fourth century.
Posted on: March 20th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
Alex was probably a senior government official, who suffered from osteoporosis and receding gums and missing teeth.
Posted on: March 16th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
When workers opened the cave the next morning, they found the intruder covered in mud and dust, carrying archaeological finds in his bag.
Posted on: March 14th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
In the near future the IAA will award Laurie a certificate of appreciation for her good citizenship.
Posted on: March 7th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
A Rare 2,500 Year Old Seal Bearing the Name “Elihana bat Gael” was Discovered in IAI Excavations at the City of David, in the Jerusalem Walls National Park.
Posted on: March 6th, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
The necropolis covered more than 7 acres and originally contained more than 100 tombs between 2200 and 650 BCE — roughly the time of the first Israelite kingdom.
Posted on: March 3rd, 2016News & Views → Archaeology
The value of the wine in the storeroom can be estimated at a minimum of 1,900 silver shekels, an enormous sum that would have purchased three merchant ships.
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