Articles in "Israeli archeology"

Vast 5,000-Year-Old City, One of the First and Largest in Near East, Uncovered in Israel

A massive 5,000-years-old city, the largest and the most central ever uncovered in Israel, that was built on top of a 7,000-year-old town ...

Israeli Team Finds Evidence of 500,000-Year-Old Recycled Materials Used for Sophisticated Tools

The Acheulian culture survived in the Levant for over a million years during the Lower Paleolithic period (1,400,000 to 400,000 years ago). ...

Israeli Electrician Chances Upon Trove of 4,500-Year-Old Artifacts

An Israeli electrician on the way to work in the north chanced upon fascinating and rare archeological findings Ahmad Nassar Yasin, a ...

WATCH: Jerusalem’s Destruction and Construction – A Closer Look

King David made Jerusalem Israel's capital some 3,000 years ago, and his son Solomon built the First Temple. The city was sacked and the ...

Enormous Fortifications Found in Ancient Gath, Goliath’s Hometown

A new layer of massive structures was exposed this summer at Tell es-Safi at the Gath Archaeological Project, igniting the researchers' ...

3,500-Year-Old Staircase Reveals Grand Dimensions of Ancient Palace in Northern Israel

A recently uncovered ancient staircase at the Tel Hazor archeological site in Northern Israel, the largest biblical-era site in the ...

3 Millennia-Old Tabernacle-Era Findings Uncovered in Ancient Shiloh

Several unique findings recently uncovered at the Tel Shiloh archeological site in Samaria have stirred excitement among researchers who ...

One of the Earliest Known Mosques in the World Discovered in Negev

A 7th-century small rural mosque, one of the earliest known in the world, has been discovered in the Bedouin town of Rahat in the Negev, ...

9,000-Year-Old Prehistoric Settlement, One of the Largest in the World, Exposed Near Jerusalem

Israeli workers building a new road and a bridge on the outskirts of Jerusalem chanced upon a huge settlement from the Neolithic Period ...

Israeli Researchers Uncover King David’s Biblical Town of Ziklag

Researchers from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) and Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, ...