• Scientists Resurrect Ancient Egyptian Beer

    3 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    A team of microbiologists, archaeologists, and “crazy beer makers” recently recreated an ancient Egyptian beer using yeast found in 5,000-year-old pottery vessels, Times of Israel reports .
    The study was led by Dr. Ronen Hazan, a microbiologist at the Hebrew University's Institute of Dental Sciences and School of Dental Medicine, along with his colleague Michael Klutstein and former Jerusalem brewmaster Itai Gutman. The project then expanded to include archaeologists and biologists from Hebrew University, the Israel Antiquities Authority, Tel Aviv University and Bar-Ilan University.
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