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Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 4-4-2011 | 40 comments
A set of 70 books found in Jordan are being hailed as a find more important than the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 10-20-2010 | 11 comments
The Dead Sea Scrolls are to be digitized and placed online for anyone to read.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 8-3-2010 | 2 comments
New discoveries and excavations may have provided the key to solving the mystery of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 8-28-2008 | 8 comments
In a crowded laboratory painted in gray and cooled like a cave, half a dozen specialists embarked this week on a historic undertaking: digitally photographing e...
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 2-11-2008 | 1 comment
Since the extraordinary discovery, made between 1947 and 1956, of the 900-odd Dead Sea Scrolls in 11 caves at Qumran in the West Bank, paleographers, religion h...
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 1-2-2007 | 0 comments
2007 marks the sixtieth anniversary of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, arguably the most influential archaeological discovery of the 20th century.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 11-16-2006 | 0 comments
Following directions found in the Dead Sea Scrolls, archaeologists have discovered the latrines used by the sect that produced the scrolls, discovering that eff...
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 9-30-2006 | 6 comments
From the very beginning, science and technology have played a critical role in the authentication, restoration and analysis of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Category: Archived News | Posted on 8-21-2004 | 1 comment
Rival groups of scholars excavating a dusty plateau overlooking the Dead Sea are arguing over who lived there in biblical times -- ordinary farmers or the Essen...
Category: Archived News | Posted on 8-2-2004 | 1 comment
Located on the northwestern shore of the Dead Sea, Qumran is famous throughout the world as the place where the Essenes, who have been widely described in studi...