Big Dig

Searching for lost treasures can be captivating, especially when the findings bring fresh perspectives to age-old mysteries. At Mississippi State, our team of archeologists continues to draw worldwide acclaim for its 2014 discovery in Israel.

Audio Transcription: Discovery, it tells our history and determines our future. At Mississippi State University, we're digging deep, unlocking and understanding of our past, validating it. Middle East exploration by faculty and students is uncovering evidence that unravels ancient mysteries. Scholars have long thought of the Biblical kings David and Solomon as mythological figures. Our research offers evidence that supports their existence, boosting MSU into an international league of experts on archeology.

Now, we're changing the way people think about the past, opening up new possibilities of understanding for future generations, digging deeper, learning more.