News about 'Dead Sea'

Nov 23, 2011

Dead Sea Scrolls in Qumran partially written by Essenes?

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Dead Sea Scrolls Image Credit: Lior Mizrahi Dead Sea Scrolls mystery may have been solved by recent findings of about 200 textiles in the West Bank caves of Qumran. The discovery suggests that the Dead Sea Scrolls were partially written by Essenes, an ancient Jewish sectarian group, according to reports by several international news sites […]

Nov 22, 2010

Zvi Ben-Avraham Heads Drilling of Dead Sea To Uncover History Secrets

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Zvi Ben-Avraham of the Israel Academy of Sciences heads a team of engineers and scientists into drilling into the bed of the Dead Sea, international news sites reported on Thursday. The team hopes to uncover half a million years of history to reveal the secrets of natural disasters and climate change. The project aims to […]