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3D laser imaging shines new light on 'Last Supper' site

11 Apr 2019

JERUSALEM The arched stone-built hall in Jerusalem venerated by Christians as the site of Jesus' Last Supper has been digitally recreated by archaeologists using laser scanners and advanced photography. | Video

A new generation takes up the hunt for Dead Sea Scrolls

22 Jan 2019

QUMRAN, West Bank In the cliffs high above the Dead Sea archaeologists chip away with pick axes, hoping to repeat one of the most sensational discoveries of the last hundred years - the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls. | Video

Under the sea: antiquities make way for Israel's Leviathan pipeline

06 Sep 2018

DOR BEACH, Israel Underwater archaeologists have been scouring the seabed where a gas pipeline is being built off Israel's coast in a bid to preserve relics near a 5,000-year-old port which once was a key trade hub for the Mediterranean's ancient civilisations. | Video

Palestinians and Israelis remember life under British rule

22 Jun 2018

JERUSALEM Prince William's tour of Israel and the Palestinian Territories is the first official visit by a member of the royal family, but the Holy Land is familiar ground to the British state.

Pigeons, winged warriors that helped Israel to victory 70 years ago

18 Apr 2018

GIVAT BRENNER, Israel The cooing of pigeons fills the air once again in a secluded dovecot that was once part of a top-secret communications project during Israel's war with its Arab neighbours 70 years ago. | Video

Christ's 'crown of thorns' tree may help in climate change fight - researchers

30 Mar 2018

NEOT KEDUMIM, Israel As the sun beats down on the barren slopes around Jerusalem, a tree of the kind believed to have provided the crown of thorns in Biblical accounts of Jesus Christ's crucifixion stands unaffected, its fruits ample and foliage green. | Video

Israeli shepherdess uses modern sheep breed to revive ancient shofar sound

06 Mar 2018

RAMOT NAFTALI, Israel The piercing note of a shofar - a ram's horn used in Jewish religious ceremonies - cuts through the mountain air of the Galilee.

Israeli tech firm undercuts facial recognition to bolster privacy

14 Feb 2018

TEL AVIV Big brother is watching. But in the future he may no longer be so all-knowing. | Video

Smells like heaven: Israeli farm recreates Magi's gifts to Jesus

21 Dec 2017

ALMOG, West Bank The aromatic plants bestowed on the infant Jesus are being cultivated by an Israeli entrepreneur who aims to transform the gifts of the Christmas story into therapeutic balms and incense. | Video

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