Beneath Jerusalem, a river runs deep

14.06.2011                      12.Siwan, 5771  

Unterirdischer Fluss:

Beneath Jerusalem, a river runs deep

Builders find rare underground stream while working on railway station; geologists say it is largest underground river found in Israel.

Excavators digging for a new railway station deep under the surface of central Jerusalem have discovered what geologists say is the largest underground river ever found in Israel. 
And while its deep canyons and waterfalls may be an impressive find for scientists, it doesn’t contain a significant amount of the precious fluids to affect the water balance in this traditionally parched city….