Israeli researchers say Sodom salt cave is world’s longest

Science 03/28/19, 01:18

Israeli researchers said Thursday they have surveyed what they now believe to be the world's longest salt cave, a network of twisting passageways at the southern tip of the Dead Sea.A recently completed survey of the Malham Cave determined the labyrinthine cavern stretches more than 10 kilometers (6 miles) in ...

Death toll in Jordan flood rises to 19 as boy’s body found

World 10/26/18, 03:54

Jordanian rescuers searching the Dead Sea area for survivors of flash floods have found the body of a 12-year-old boy, raising the death toll to 19.The body was recovered early Friday, a day after middle school students and teachers visiting hot springs in the area were swept away by the ...

Floods sweep away students, teachers near Dead Sea, 18 dead

World 10/25/18, 11:06

Flash floods unleashed by heavy rains swept away middle school students and teachers visiting hot springs near the Dead Sea on Thursday, killing 18 and injuring 35 as the torrent carried some for several kilometers, a civil defense official said.Thirteen people escaped without injuries, said Brig. Gen. Farid al-Sharaa, speaking ...

End of content

No more pages to load