Streams in the Desert: A 20-second clip from SourceFlix.com
New exhibit at the Oriental Institute Museum: Between Heaven and Earth: Birds in Ancient Egypt, October 16, 2012-July 28, 2013
The Sea of Galilee is entering fall at a higher level than in six years.
Wayne Stiles: Connecting Cisterns, Rain, and Reading the Bible
Haaretz: Samson follows the sun to Galilee
The date palm growing from a 2,000-year-old seed is shown and discussed on video.
The Mazotos shipwreck is the oldest shipwreck found off Cyprus to date. The vessel sank in 350 BC with a load of 1,000 amphorae of wine.
Elizabeth Payne, conservator of the Yale Babylonian Collection, is interviewed in the school paper.
HT: Joseph Lauer, Jack Sasson
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