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Second Temple Era Military Outpost Discovered, Possibly Destroyed By Alexander the Great

2 Kislev 5775 – November 23, 2014
Both the town and the tower were destroyed in a violent fashion. A layer of ash shows they were burnt.

New App Puts Dead Scrolls on iPhone and iPad

27 Heshvan 5775 – November 20, 2014
"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth." (Genesis 1:1)

Herod’s Castle Hidden Under the Police Station

20 Heshvan 5775 – November 13, 2014
Remains of Herod's Jerusalem castle have been excavated and opened to the public.

Rare 2,000 Yr Old Monument to Emperor Hadrian Found in Jerusalem

27 Tishri 5775 – October 21, 2014
A 2,000 year old stone fragment bearing an official Latin inscription dedicated to the Roman Emperor Hadrian is found in Jerusalem.

Archaeologists Uncover Tale of Ancient Mikveh and WWII Australian Soldiers

13 Tishri 5775 – October 7, 2014
Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a curious double tale of an ancient ritual pool and two Australian soldiers during WWII.

Rare ‘Four Species’ Coin from Bar Kochba in Display in Israel

12 Tishri 5775 – October 6, 2014
The exhibition includes the largest gold medallion with Judaic symbols known in existence.

Huge Stalactite Cave Discovered Near Gush Etzion

26 Elul 5774 – September 21, 2014
The exact location is secret because of safety concerns. How long before the PA claims it is theirs?

Sobibor Death Camp Gas Chambers Uncovered

23 Elul 5774 – September 17, 2014
The location of the gas chambers at the notorious Sobibor death camp has been revealed, Yad Vashem announced Wednesday.

National Treasures from Israel Antiquities Authority Now Accessible Via Internet

15 Elul 5774 – September 9, 2014
The archeological treasures in the Rockefeller Museum of Jerusalem can now be accessed online.

Israel Researchers Discover Some of Western Wall Stones Wearing Away

17 Av 5774 – August 12, 2014
One advantage of erosion of stones at the Kotel is more cracks for people to place prayer notes.

Ancient Money Box from Second Temple Era Discovered Near Jerusalem–Tel Aviv Highway

10 Av 5774 – August 5, 2014
All of the coins are stamped on one side with a chalice and the Hebrew inscription “To the Redemption of Zion”...

Bet Guvrin Joins World Heritage List

26 Sivan 5774 – June 23, 2014
The UNESCO World Heritage Committee hasdeclared the caves of Beit Guvrin-Maresha to be a World Heritage Site. The site joins the Old City of...

New Discoveries in Ancient Jewish Settlement Uncovered in Hebron

8 Sivan 5774 – June 6, 2014
In the Second Temple period Jewish settlement found in Hebron, linking the old and the new, an ancient Hebrew stamp saying "KIng of Hebron" was also found.

Rare 800 Yr Old Christian Monastery Seal Discovered in Jerusalem

27 Iyyar 5774 – May 27, 2014
A rare monastery seal was discovered in a Jewish neighborhood in Jerusalem -- and presented to the Greek Orthodox Patriarch, who noted its importance.

Archaeologists Find Ancient Chisel that May Have Helped Build Kotel

23 Nisan 5774 – April 22, 2014
The chisel was found along with a gold bell that may have been on the clothes of the High Priest.

Hikers Find Human Skull and Bones in Gush Etzion Cave

20 Nisan 5774 – April 20, 2014
A surprised group of hikers stumbled across human bones in a Gush Etzion cave. But what they actually found was even more astounding.

Rare Ancient Coffin in Jezreel Valley Holds Egyptian Pharaoh’s Signet Ring

9 Nisan 5774 – April 9, 2014
A gold signet ring naming Egyptian Pharaoh Seti I was found in an ancient coffin in the Jezreel Valley.

Archaeologists Inaugurate King Solomon’s Coronation Site

3 Nisan 5774 – April 3, 2014
In a secret ceremony held Tuesday, officials inaugurated the site of King Solomon's coronation in the City of David.

Arabs Caught Red-Handed Stealing Second Temple Coffins

29 Adar II 5774 – March 31, 2014
The Jews who were ready to buy Second Temple history are no less guilty than the Arabs who stole and tried to sell it.

US Donation to Israel for Largest Middle East Archaeology Library

16 Adar II 5774 – March 18, 2014
Israel’s image of an archaeological center of the world gets a new boost.

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