"The archaeologists entered the class during a Torah lesson, just when we were learning about Rachel stealing her father’s household gods."
The ancient copper mines in Timna, deep in Israel’s Arava Valley, are believed by some to be the site of King Solomon's mines.
The hands-on virtual workspace that will allow scholars around the world to work together simultaneously.
Excavations at the site showed that groups in the Jordan Valley became more stationary and potentially larger in size.
"The buildings uncovered are of a standard that would not fall short of Jerusalem's [current] architecture."
Left-wing NGOs have already jumped on the story.
Jordan demands that Israel "return jurisdiction" over a part of the Western Wall to the Islamic Waqf.
A small community in northern Israel is home to a winery built in a former Syrian military bunker.
Amit Haklai received an official commendation from the IAA for discovering the artifact and, even more important, for handing it over.
More evidence of ancient Jewish presence in the Land of Israel: 1,700-year-old gravestones uncovered.
Trekkers unable to hike the Israel National Trail no longer need mourn their plight: it's now on Google Street View.
U.S. soldiers prayed in the ancient monastery during their deployment in Iraq.
The fortress was destroyed at least four times by an intense conflagration, and each time it was rebuilt.
The discovery reinforces the theory that agriculture in the Arava goes back thousands of years.
The remains of an ancient monastery, colorful mosaics and a farmstead are uncovered in Rosh Ha'Ayin.
Archaeologists discovered a Byzantine-era marble sculpture of a lamb Thursday morning in excavations at Caesarea port in the Caesarea National Park, Experts suggested that the...
A few months ago, a maintenance worker at a Jerusalem cemetery discovered a suspicious object, concealed in an ancient structure on the grounds.
The surprising discovery supports the belief there used to be a Jewish settlement in the Kursi Beach National Park.
This external evidence further establishes the veracity of the biblical account of the nation of Israel’s empires going back some 3,000 years.
The 2,700-year-old seal of King Hezekiah the "closest thing to the king," says archaeologist.