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Dead Sea Kibbutzim: Who lives at the Dead Sea?

It might be called the Dead Sea, but did you know that there are people living in the vicinity of this extremely salty lake? That's right – at the Dea...

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Going to Israel? Everything you should know about Israeli culture is HERE

Israel may be a very small country, but it is full of good things: cosmopolitan cities, a flourishing countryside, gorgeous beaches & unforgettable pe...

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Stars in the Mud: which celebrities have been to the Dead Sea?

Which celebrities have visited the Dead Sea lately, and what have they been doing there? This article will dish the dirt on them – literally....

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Is the Dead Sea Dangerous?

The Dead Sea certainly has an intimidating name—downright morbid, really. But is the Dead Sea dangerous to human beings, all things considered?...

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The Dead Sea Sinkholes – a Fascinating, yet Dangerous Phenomenon

The Dead Sea is known for being a unique spot and a top tourist destination: after all, the light turquoise lake is the lowest point on Earth, it is o...

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Does Anything Live in the Dead Sea? Discover the Dead Sea Wildlife

One of the reasons why The Dead Sea's name was given to it is that no creature can live in its hyper-salty water. On top of that, the climate in the D...

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Why is the Dead Sea so salty? All Questions Answered

So how much salt is in the Dead Sea? A single cubic mile of ocean water contains about 120 million pounds of salt. Put another way, if all the salt we...

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Dead Sea Black Mud – Benefits for Skin

How could it be that something that is perceived in modern culture as dirty, unwelcome and undesirable had been used by so many people for so many gen...

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Dead Sea Products for your Health and Beauty

The Dead Sea has long been considered a unique travel destination due to the high concentration of salts and minerals in the water as well as the agre...

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Dead Sea Floating – Why Do You Float in the Dead Sea?

One of the most unique experiences the Dead Sea has to offer is fun, free and available everywhere! Floating in the Dead Sea is a must do on your list...