Ancient Israel

Scientists attempt to solve an archaeological mystery.

Nir Hasson
Feb. 20 2019 12:01AM

Two hikers discover a remnant of the Bar Kokhba revolt.

Michael Bachner
Feb. 13 2019 12:01AM

A detailed miniature from Abel-beth-maacah.

Naama Yahalom-Mack
Feb. 4 2019 12:01AM

Many caves have not been excavated.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Jan. 30 2019 12:01AM

A sign of the north’s domination of the south.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Jan. 11 2019 12:01AM

Casting new light on a well-known talmudic passage.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Dec. 11 2018 12:01AM

The half shekel.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Nov. 26 2018 12:01AM

Jonah, the Tower of Babel, and Noah’s ark.

James Rogers
Nov. 20 2018 12:01AM

When the kings of Judah were vassals of Assyria.

Nov. 15 2018 12:01AM

Boats in Beersheba.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Nov. 14 2018 12:01AM

The bloody reign of Alexander Yannai.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Oct. 17 2018 12:01AM

Numismatics 101.

Moshe Alafi and Eran Kraus
Oct. 15 2018 12:01AM

Jews were neither xenophobes nor perpetual victims.

Erich Gruen
Sept. 17 2018 12:01AM

Evidence of a bustling Hellenistic metropolis.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Sept. 7 2018 12:01AM