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Grape pips reveal: Plague and climate change may have destroyed Negev viticulture

Grape pips reveal: Plague and climate change may have destroyed Negev viticulture

Grape pips reveal collapse of ancient economy in the grip of plague and climate change.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 15:01
1,300-year-old church, apparently part of a monastery, uncovered in northern Israel

1,300-year-old church, apparently part of a monastery, uncovered in northern Israel

Newly-uncovered church hints at importance of Byzantine Christian village, archaeologists say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 14:07
Erdogan wants the West to watch him closely in Hagia Sophia this Friday

Erdogan wants the West to watch him closely in Hagia Sophia this Friday

Erdogan wants the West to see him praying as the reconqueror of Istanbul’s most important site, another step towards his Caliphate. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 21/07/2020 04:00
'The Roman menu made its way to the tables of ancient Israel'

'The Roman menu made its way to the tables of ancient Israel'

Wine and fish sauce: The 2000-year-old culinary preferences of the Romans, revealed in Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2019 13:01
Remains from Byzantine period uncovered in southern Israel

Remains from Byzantine period uncovered in southern Israel

Remains of guard post, terraces, from Byzantine period found at Dudaim Park in Israel's Negev region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2019 13:33
Families find 1,500-year-old jug during hike in north Israel

Families find 1,500-year-old jug during hike in north Israel

Hikers find Byzantine-era jug in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/01/2018 14:01
Rare Byzantine mosaic found in Jerusalem's Old City

Rare Byzantine mosaic found in Jerusalem's Old City

1,500 year old find includes name of Byzantine Emperor Justinian, Christian Orthodox priest.AFP, 23/08/2017 19:51
Ancient coins discovered thanks to Route 1 expansion

Ancient coins discovered thanks to Route 1 expansion

Archaeologists discover 1,400-year-old ancient coins during excavations in preparation for Route 1 expansion.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 19/03/2017 12:31
Grave Robbers Caught Red Handed

Grave Robbers Caught Red Handed

Three grave robbers were caught red-handed Friday night as they tried to raid antiquities in the area of Tel Ashkelon.Yaakov Levi, 01/02/2015 17:01
Rare Crusader-Era Monastery Seal Found

Rare Crusader-Era Monastery Seal Found

Seal of the Monastery of St. Sabas was excavated in the Bayit VeGan section of Jerusalem.Gil Ronen , 27/05/2014 10:11
1,400 Year-Old Well Discovered in Tel Aviv

1,400 Year-Old Well Discovered in Tel Aviv

Archaeologists find advanced pulley system, irrigation ducts in the heart of Tel Aviv.Tova Dvorin, 05/02/2014 16:49