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Feb 18, 2015 03:13 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The largest cache of gold coins ever found in Israel was discovered by chance by divers at Caesarea National Park. The treasure includes at least 2,000 gold coins from the Fatimid period, approximately 1,000 years ago. Continue reading →
Feb 10, 2015 08:30 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Some 100 prehistoric cult sites, complete with penis stone structures and artifacts with vulva shapes cut into them, have been discovered in the Eilat Mountains.
Dec 9, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
A gang of robbers accused of trying to steal the Dead Sea Scrolls from a cave in the Judean Desert was indicted in Israel.
Nov 19, 2014 10:15 AM ET
The city of Jerusalem has been a key geographical focal point in the long-running conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. Trace explains why the city's eastern section is considered so important to both sides.
Nov 6, 2014 11:30 AM ET
Trace examines some of the historical reasons for the United States' support for Israel, starting after World War II.
Oct 14, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
A massive cult complex, dating back about 3,300 years, has been discovered at the site of Tel Burna in Israel.
Sep 30, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A woman's gold pendant and the thigh of a statue are among the items archaeologists recovered in the ancient city of Hippos.
Sep 30, 2014 03:11 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Skeletons crushed under a collapsed roof reveal death and destruction caused by the earthquake that hit Israel and the region in 363 A.D. Continue reading →
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