Articles in "Archeology"

Research and Excavation Shows Humans and Neanderthals Coexisted in the Negev Desert

Prof. Elisabetta Boaretto of the Weizmann Institute and Dr. Omry Barzilai of the Israel Antiquities Authority discovered that humans and ...

Archeologists find 7,000 Year Old Commercial Seal Impression, Oldest ever to be Found in Israel

A team of archaeologists from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem made a rare discovery when they unearthed a small clay seal impression ...

Israeli Archeologists Recover Rare Intact 1,000-year-old Chicken Egg

Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) archaeologists excavating in the coastal town of Yavne have discovered an intact chicken egg while ...

Agencies Catch 5 Bandits in Archeological site in Northern Israel

Israeli enforcement agencies were successful on Sunday in catching five suspects by the Khirbet Jahush site in the Zevulun Valley in the ...

2,000-Year-Old Basilica, Largest in Israel, Revealed in Ashkelon

A renewal project in the Tel Ashkelon National Park on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea revealed the spectacular archaeological remains ...

Ancient Amulet Bearing the Divine Name to Ward off Demons Turned over to Israel Antiquities Authority

Some 40 years after its find, an ancient amulet bearing the Divine Name and intended to ward off demons was handed over to the Israel ...

In First in Jerusalem, Good-Luck Roman-Era Bronze Lamp Uncovered in City of David

A rare bronze oil lamp, shaped like a grotesque face cut in half and meant for good fortune, was recently discovered in excavations ...

1,600-Year-Old Mosaic Chanced Upon during Development of Neighborhood in Coastal Yavne

A 1,600-year-old mosaic was recently found during archaeological excavations in the coastal town of Yavne carried out prior to the ...

Thrilling Finds Spanning Thousands of Years Uncovered in Judean Desert

Rare and thrilling archeological finds, including dozens of fragments of a biblical scroll from the Bar Kokhba period 1,900 years ago, a ...

Israeli Boy on Hike Chances Upon Rare Biblical-Era Figurine

A few weeks ago, 11-year-old Zvi Ben-David from Be’er Sheva was on a family trip to Nahal HaBesor in the south when he saw an unusual ...