Scuba Diver Discovers 900-Year-Old Crusader Sword from Bottom of Mediterranean Sea

An amateur scuba diver discovered a 900-year-old Crusader sword at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced on Oct. 18. Diver Shlomi Katzin found the meter-long blade with a 30-centimeter …

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Israeli Archeologists Discover 1,500-Year-Old Winemaking Complex

Israeli archeologists said on Oct. 11 that they have discovered the world’s largest known Byzantine-era winery in Israel. The winemaking complex, dating back to 1,500 years ago, contains five presses spread over a square kilometer at Yavne, south of Tel …

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Bioscience Firm Raises $15 Million to Bring Back Extinct Woolly Mammoth

Bioscience and genetics firm Colossal has launched on Monday with $15 million raised in private investment carrying the mission of advancing the de-extinction of species starting with the woolly mammoth. Geneticist George Church and emerging technology and software entrepreneur Ben …

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Kim Kardashian Denies Knowledge of Smuggled Roman Sculpture

Kim Kardashian has denied that she tried to import ‘a smuggled’ Ancient Roman sculpture that was seized by customs officials in 2016. US prosecutors last week called for the confiscation of fragments of statues and their return to Italy where …

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