The ordnance was probably discarded by Turkish troops as they fled from the British 100 years ago.
Sea of Galilee
Fish and marine mammals are already moving north as sea temperature rises: 'We were astounded by the scale of ocean warming effects on entire ecosystems,' scientists write.
Plan that would have built desalination and water-purification plants suffered major delays due to planning errors and funding problems; state lays blame at local authorities' doorstep.
The effects of climate change have arrived sooner than expected, with the Sea of Galilee set to hit warning 'lower red line' by September.
If the Israeli water authorities' plans work out, Jordan will be using roughly twice as much Lake Kinneret water as Israel will.
Scholars had thought climate stress in the late Natufian period forced humans in the Levant to revert to nomadism. Evidently, not so.
Despite stormy weather, relatively little rain falling near Lake Kinneret, which is experiencing third-straight year of below-average rainfall.
The Israel National Trail is the longest to be covered using this method of mapping, and the only project covering the length of an entire country.
The region has always been a hotbed for mosaic construction, and now tourists can visit ancient sites and learn the craft.
Despite collapsing after 39 kilometers in last week's marathon, Lonah Chemtai and her husband-coach, Israeli Dan Salpeter, are optimistic she will qualify for the 2016 Games - and also receive her long-awaited Israeli ID card.