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Dead Sea Scrolls' DNA Helps Reassemble the Fragments

June 3, 2020 - General
‘Picture on the Box’ for Dead Sea Scrolls Puzzle Found in DNA

The Dead Sea scrolls have been analyzed up close revealing the origins of the animal skins upon which they were written. Discovered in the Qumran Caves, near the Dead Sea, in 1946, the Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of around 25,000 fragments of ancient texts including the earliest-known copies of Books of the Hebrew Bible. 


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