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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 10-25-13

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A Look into Our Past

October is a busy month for the world of Archaeology. There’s the International Archaeology Day (IAD) on October 19th, Archaeological … Read more

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An Afternoon at the Museum – The Dead Sea Scrolls

By: Kaitlynn Anderson

Saturday, September 21st, was a beautifully sunny, breezy day. I gathered my equipment and headed off to … Read more

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 9-06-13

If you missed anything from the ASOR facebook or twitter pages this week, don’t worry. We’ve rounded up some of … Read more

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 8-30-2013

If you missed anything from the ASOR facebook or twitter pages this week, don’t worry. We’ve rounded up some of … Read more

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 8-23-13

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 8-16-13

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Recipe for Surviving an Archaeological Excavation

By: Marielle Velander, 2013 Meyers Fellow

I’m already halfway through my three weeks as an archaeologist at Tel Kabri, a … Read more

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Digging the Iron Age at Bethsaida

By: Olga Goussev-Sushinsky, 2013 Heritage Fellow

For my first archaeological dig, I decided to choose Bethsaida.  The site is located … Read more

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Excavating Canaanite remains at Tel Jezreel

Motes_1By: Ashley Motes, 2013 Heritage Fellow

From May to June, I spent four weeks at Tel Jezreel in Israel participating … Read more

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Shalom from Huqoq, Israel!

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By: Megan Hynek, 2013 Platt Fellowship recipient

Deciding to dig in Israel was an easy decision. I am currently a … Read more

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Archaeological Field Work in Egypt After the Revolution

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Looting hole at Tell el-Borg. Photo courtesy of James Hoffmeier.

By: James K. Hoffmeier, Trinity International University

 On January 25, … Read more

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Tel Hazor Bronze Age Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery:  Here’s a gallery all the images that appear in Near Eastern Archaeology 76.2 (2013) for Hazor in the Read more

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The Ceremonial Precinct in the Upper City of Hazor: What Does the Identification As a Temple or Palace Have to Do With Joshua’s Conquest?

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 Hazor, “the head of all those kingdoms,” has a unique place in Biblical Archaeology. It is Read more

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A Toast to Our Fermented Past: Case Studies in the Experimental Archaeology of Alcoholic Beverages

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Author with Neolithic sickle replica during the Ale Through The Ages Lecture Series

By: Kevin M. Cullen

 Archaeologists and historians … Read more

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The Big Dig Video Roundup

Sites and Finds

Deep Time at Tall Hisban, Jordan

In Focus: Abel Beth Maacah

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Near Eastern Archaeology in Malta

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Aerial view of Tas-Silg. 

By: Anthony J. Frendo

The Maltese archipelago lies practically at the centre of the Mediterranean, roughly … Read more

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Biomolecular Archaeology & the Westward Spread of Wine

From the Penn Museum

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Patrick McGovern is the Scientific Director of the Biomolecular Archaeology Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania

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Cooking in the Hebrew Bible

By: Cynthia Shafer-Elliott, Ph.D., William Jessup University

It is an understatement to say that within US culture there is a … Read more

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That’s a Wrap

This month we focused on archaeology in the Digital Age, featuring seven posts on new issues arising in the field … Read more

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