Ancient Israel

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

Stone structures in the wilderness.

Philippe Bohstrom and Ruth Schuster
Aug. 31 2018 12:01AM

Discovered thanks to 94-year-old aerial photographs.

Robin Ngo
Aug. 27 2018 12:01AM

Confirming the evidence of the Talmud.

Philippe Bohstrom
Aug. 21 2018 12:01AM

And may help clarify Jerusalem’s borders at the time.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Aug. 9 2018 12:01AM

But were their owners Jews?

Ruth Schuster
July 30 2018 12:01AM