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The world’s first skyscraper

New facts about the "world's first skyscraper", a 28-foot tall 11,000-year-old tower in Jericho, have come to light. "Reconstruction of the sunset revealed to us that the shadow of the hill as the sun sets on the longest day of the year falls exactly on the Jericho tower, envelops the tower

Happy birthday to 10,000-year-old Jericho

The city of Jericho has turned 10,000 and a 1,200-year-old carpet mosaic has been uncovered as part of the festivities. Visitors to ancient Jericho got a rare glimpse yesterday of a 1,200-year-old carpet mosaic measuring nearly 900 square meters, one of the largest in the Middle East. The small red,