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Israeli Researchers Unearth Palace That May Have Been Home To King David
2013-07-19 11:40:28

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The  ruins of a large palace extending across an area of 3,200 square feet have been uncovered by researchers from Hebrew University (HUJI) and the Israel Antiquities Authorit (IAA). According to the researchers, who have spent the past several years unearthing the ruins, the site at Khirbet Qeiyafa is attributed to the time of King David and is identified with the biblical city of Shaarayim. The site consists of two royal public...

Researchers Discover Tenth Century BCE Inscription Near Temple Mount
2013-07-11 08:39:06

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of researchers, led by Hebrew University archaeologist Dr. Eliat Mazar, has unearthed the earliest alphabetical written text ever found in the city, near the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. Found with six others at the Ophel excavation site, the inscription is engraved on a large pithos, or neckless ceramic jar. The inscription is in Canaanite and, according to Dr. Mazar, it is the only one of its kind discovered in Jerusalem. She...

2013-06-16 23:02:39

Practical Hebrew is a new Hebrew course that provides people with an advanced Hebrew learning method, and step-by-step instructions on how to learn Hebrew fast. A full Practical Hebrew review on the site Vkool.com indicates if the course is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) June 16, 2013 Practical Hebrew is a new Hebrew training course that provides people with an advanced learning method, and step-by-step instructions on how to learn Hebrew fast. In addition, this course introduces to...

2013-02-19 08:28:55

TEL-AVIV, Israel, February 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Behrman House [http://www.behrmanhouse.com ], the leading publisher of textbooks and digital learning materials for Jewish religious schools in North America, has entered a collaborative agreement with Israel's Center for Educational Technology [http://cet.org.il/pages/Home.aspx ] (CET). The partnership will bring a first-of-its-kind online library to Jewish schools in the United States, giving students and educators access to...

2013-01-19 23:04:39

For the purpose of scientific advancement in the fields of biochemistry, food, nutrition, and environmental sciences, Seconomize contributes its e-commerce technology to assist with important scientific research. (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Seconomize (http://www.seconomize.com), an Israeli ecommerce startup company, donated its technology to Dr. Niv's research team at the Institute of Biochemistry, Food Science and Nutrition at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. "We know our...

Dead Sea Scrolls Are Now Available Online
2012-12-18 13:31:36

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Internet is an amazing thing, opening up the doors to countless libraries and allowing for the travel to countless destinations. Today, Google and the Israel Antiquities Authority have partnered up to remind us all of just how amazing it is to live in the information age. The Dead Sea Scrolls contain the earliest known biblical documents and, as such, carry an immense religious significance all across the world. These...

2012-09-12 02:26:10

LONDON, September 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tamar will host their most exciting event to date for Social Media Week London 2012 [http://socialmediaweek.org/london ] on September 26th. An exclusive expert panel will debate and attempt to answer the question: 'Did London 2012 Win Social Olympics Gold?' The event is being held at one of London's most sought-after venues - Skyloft London - at the top of the Millbank Tower on Millbank. Tamar's expertise in social media and its...

Oldest Jewish Archaeological Evidence Found On The Iberian Peninsula
2012-05-25 09:40:44

Sensational discovery by archaeologists of Jena University at a Portuguese excavation site On a marble plate, measuring 40 by 60 centimeters, the name "Yehiel" can be read, followed by further letters which have not yet been deciphered. The Jena Archaeologists believe that the new discovery might be a tomb slab. Antlers, which were found very close to the tomb slab in the rubble, gave a clue to the age determination. "The organic material of the antlers could be dated by radiocarbon...

2012-05-09 10:25:41

Largest collection of ancient artifacts ever to tour outside of Israel includes 600+ historic manuscripts and relics from the Iron Age plus an authentic 3-ton stone from the Western Wall Exhibition opens May 12 with four never-before-seen Dead Sea Scroll fragments and the oldest-known handwritten Book of Genesis for the first time in North America PHILADELPHIA, May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ancient Israel was always at the epicenter of political, religious and moral change from...

2012-03-21 14:31:05

Readers whose mother tongue is Arabic have more challenges reading in Arabic than native Hebrew or English speakers have reading their native languages, because the two halves of the brain divide the labor differently when the brain processes Arabic than when it processes Hebrew or English. That is the result of a new study conducted by two University of Haifa researchers, Dr. Raphiq Ibrahim of the Edmond J. Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities and the Learning...