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Latest Nachum Dershowitz Stories

2011-10-18 20:37:08

A well-known collection of historical texts, the Cairo Genizah is one of the most valuable sources of primary documents for medieval historians and religious scholars.

Ghostwriting The Torah?
2011-10-12 03:21:34

New algorithm distinguishes contributors to the Old Testament with high accuracy, says TAU research.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.