Dead Sea scrolls going digital on Internet

October 19, 2010

dead sea scrolls 1 (Photo: Sections of the Dead Sea scrolls at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, May 14, 2008/Baz Ratner)

Scholars and anyone with an Internet connection will be able to take a new look into the Biblical past through an online archive of high-resolution images of the 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls.

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Section of Dead Sea scrolls at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, 14 May 2008/Baz Ratner