Using DNA technology, Israeli researchers discern new clues to piece together Dead Sea Scrolls

June 4, 2020 by  
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Using DNA technology, Israeli researchers have uncovered new clues about the origins of the Dead Sea Scrolls, providing a new glimpse into Jewish life during the final days of the Second Temple period. Read more

Mysterious Dead Sea Scroll makes first public appearance

March 23, 2018 by  
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The Israel Museum is offering a limited, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to view a rare scroll thanks to a pioneering Israeli high-tech innovation. Read more

Hebrew University archaeologists find 12th Dead Sea Scrolls cave

February 9, 2017 by  
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Excavations in a cave on the cliffs west of Qumran, near the north-western shore of the Dead Sea, prove that Dead Sea scrolls from the Second Temple period were hidden in the cave, and were looted by Bedouins in the middle of the last century. Read more