(PJ Media) A person's trash can reveal a lot about that person. Likewise, a community's landfill can reveal a lot about that community. This is why lovers of history, specifically Biblical history, are geeking out over the announcement that a group of archeologists have uncovered an ancient landfill in Jerusalem.
Writing for the Biblical Archaeology Society, Megan Sauter explains: "One of the world’s oldest landfills was recently uncovered in Jerusalem."
Yuval Gadot's article is hidden behind Biblical Archaeology Review's paywall, but Sauter provides some insight into what Gadot and his team are uncovering.
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