Articles in "Archeology"

Prehistoric Structures in Northern Israel Reveal Rock Art of a Mysterious Ancient Culture

A study of large prehistoric stone monuments has led to the discovery of 4,200-year-old art engraved on the walls of megalithic burial ...

Seal Discovered in Jerusalem’s Old City Indicates Restoration of the City in Ezra and Nehemiah Period

A seal and a seal impression recently discovered in the City of David in Jerusalem bears witness to the restoration of the city in the ...

Surprise: Jordanian Ammunition Stash from Six-Day War Discovered Near the Western Wall

An ammunition stash left behind by Jordanian soldiers during the 1967 Six-Day War was exposed during excavations underneath the lobby of ...

200,000-Year-Old Fossils from Israeli Cave Change Our Understanding of Human History

Contrary to a popular theory that the cold and dry climate of the Ice Age was a barrier to the intercontinental migration of humans, new ...

Decoded DNA Extracted from Dead Sea Scrolls Enables Glimpse Into Second Temple World

The decoding of DNA extracted from fragments of parchment of the Second Temple era Dead Sea Scrolls indicates that 2,000 years ago, ...

Rare 3,500-Year-Old Tablet Found by 6-Year-Old Israeli Boy on Trip in South

A small clay tablet depicting a captor leading a naked and humiliated captive was discovered by six-year-old Imri Elya from Kibbutz Nirim ...

Unique Second Temple Era Subterranean System Exposed Near Western Wall

A unique subterranean system hewn in the bedrock from the Second Temple period was recently discovered beneath an impressive 1400-year-old ...

PA Continues Eradication of Hasmonean-Era Fortress

The Palestinian Authority (PA) is continuing to destroy Tel Aroma, a Hasmonean-era fortress in Samaria which it seized in February and ...

Rare Coin from Bar-Kochba Revolt Discovered at the Foot of the Temple Mount

A rare coin from the from Bar-Kochba Revolt, the Jews' revolt against the Roman Empire in 132-136 CE, was recently discovered by Israeli ...

Shiloh Valley Archeological Site Latest to Be Hit by Arab Bandits in Recent Wave of Vandalism

The Hirbet Astunah archeological site in the Shiloh Valley was the latest archeological site to be raided and stripped by Arab bandits, the ...