Articles in "Archeology"

Palestinian Caught Attempting To Smuggle Ancient Coins From Jordan Into Israel

A Palestinian has been arrested by the Civil Administration of Judea and Samaria, and the Customs Authority for attempting to smuggle 70 ...

2,000-Year-Old Decapitated Skeletons Found in Downtown Jerusalem Dig

The skeletons lay in a chaotic fashion. They had once belonged to mothers, wives, children and in some cases were even unborn fetuses. ...

Rare 2,000-Year-Old Inscription Bears Full Spelling of Jerusalem

She sat in her office at the Binyanei Ha’Uma excavation, near the modern-day entrance to Jerusalem, doing paperwork. It was a cold and ...

Hellenistic Period Seal Archive Discovered at Beit Guvrin-Maresha National Park

About 1,020 clay seals (bulla) dating back to the Hellenistic period, and which may have belonged to the letter archive of a wealthy ...

Israeli Archeologists Discover Earliest Evidence of Alcohol Manufacturing and Consumption

Archeologists from the University of Haifa, along with a delegation from Stanford University have discovered the earliest evidence of ...

Boy Gets Award After Turning In Rare Statuette

A ten-year-old boy has been awarded a certificate of good citizenship after turning in a rare fertility statuette that he found during a ...

Migration from Turkey and Iran Led to Culture Boom in Ancient Israel 6,500 Years Ago

It was a culture of exchange and integration that rose and fell with no clear answer as to why. But, new research done by a team of ...

Archeologists Discover 1,700 Year Old Mosaic in Lod

Archeologists unearthed a rare, multi-colored Roman mosaic dating back about 1,700 years, during excavations this month in Lod, the Israel ...

Stone Drops from Western Wall; No Injuries

A 1-ton stone dropped out of the Western Wall in Jerusalem Monday.  The stone smashed on the ground, near the Robinson’s Arch ...

Lack of Funding Threatens to Shut Down Temple Mount Sifting Project

Archeologists in Jerusalem say they have uncovered evidence from the Temple Mount that appears to corroborate large sections of the ...