Has a “chariot army” been found at the bottom of the Red Sea?

It’s apparently quite a popular story to “disprove doubting Atheists” regarding the miraculous crossing of the Red Sea by the Israelites during the Exodus of the Hebrew bible that in the late 1970s, archaeological evidence was found at the bottom of the Red Sea of…

Rare coin from Second Temple era discovered in Jerusalem’s Old City

Mentions of the Tyrian shekel are frequently found in ancient texts, but only a few coins have been unearthed Israeli archeologists and conservationists working in Jerusalem’s Old City found a rare silver coin, believed to have been used during the pilgrim festivals of Passover, Shavuot and Sukkot…

Dozens of new Dead Sea Scroll fragments bearing biblical text are discovered in Israel’s ‘Cave of Horror’ having been hidden during a Jewish revolt against Rome 1,900 years ago

The fragments of ancient parchment were discovered in the ‘Cave of Horror’ which is south of Jerusalem  This is the first item discovered from an archaeological dig in the Judean Desert in more than 60 years  The pieces of parchment found inside the cave include Greek…

Flintlock pistol and leather shoe sole are among a treasure trove of new items discovered from the same sunken ship that carried the controversial Elgin Marbles

A range of items including a flintlock pistol and a leather shoe sole are among a trove of treasure discovered in the same sunken ship that carried the Elgin Marbles. Archaeologists working for the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sport have been investigating the shipwreck of…