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Sep 30, 2015 11:24 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The artwork shows buildings arranged along a main street of a city.
Sep 22, 2015 10:41 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A new archaeological find could be the long-lost Tomb of the Maccabees, a burial site of leaders of a band of Jewish rebels from the second century B.C.
Sep 16, 2015 05:20 AM ET
With Iran's oft-stated goal of wiping Israel off the map, tension between the two countries is pepertually high. What would happen if they went to war? How do they stack up with each other militarily?
Sep 3, 2015 12:12 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Construction workers initially tried to hide the elaborate Roman-era coffin after stumbling upon it at a building site.
Sep 1, 2015 08:16 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists speculate it was a kind of monumental podium that attracted the public's attention when walking on the city's main street. Continue reading →
Aug 4, 2015 04:17 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The town of Gath was occupied until the ninth-century B.C., and in its heyday it was the biggest metropolis in the region.
Jul 20, 2015 06:06 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The oldest biblical text after the Dead Sea Scrolls is revealed by virtual unwrapping software. Continue reading →
Jun 16, 2015 11:12 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A rare inscription showing a name shared with a biblical rival to King David has been found on a 3,000-year-old earthenware jar.
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