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May 28, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A rare Crusade-era lead seal used to secure a letter was uncovered in an ancient farmstead in Jerusalem.
Mar 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See 12 Neolithic masks, eerie stone portraits that were carved out of limestone some 9,000 years ago by Stone Age people.
Mar 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Showing large eyes and gaping mouths, 9,000-year-old limestone masks are the most ancient human portraits from Stone Age. Continue reading →
Feb 18, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The 2,300-year-old rural village was found on the outskirts of Jerusalem.
Oct 23, 2013 04:50 PM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Israel Antiquities Authority archaeologists excavate a 1,700-year-old tablet with an etched curse, in the City of David in Jerusalem.
Aug 5, 2013 06:46 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 1000-year old hospital was comprised of different wings and departments according to the nature of the illness and the condition of the patient -- similar to modern hospitals. Continue reading →
Aug 16, 2011 06:34 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The impressive gateway to the Old City, has regained its magnificent crown, which was destroyed in the Six Day War.
Aug 10, 2011 06:27 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A Roman sword, still in its leather-bound wooden scabbard, was unearthed in Jerusalem where it had apparently laid since its last battle nearly 2,000 years ago.