Archaeologists Discover High Priest’s Bell?

Archaeologists have discovered a rare gold bell during an excavation in the City of David National Park in Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva, Israel National News, has the report: Archaeologists have discovered a rare gold bell with a small loop at its end. The finding was made during an archaeological excavation in the City of David National Park (near…

On the Front Page of the Newspaper

Today was this photo: The leopard attacks a forest guard at Prakash Nagar village near Salugara, on the outskirts of Siliguri, India, after it had strayed into a village and attacked several villagers. I found more photos (10) online are here. Crazy stuff!  

MEGA-Iraq

Middle Eastern geodatabase for heritage: (CNN) – Known to many as the “cradle of civilization,” Iraq is a treasure trove of important archaeological sites including Babylon, Ur and Nimrud. Yet hostile circumstances on the ground have left the country’s antique heritage vulnerable to looting and damage. International calls for the safeguarding of Iraq’s ancient sites…