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Israel's prehistoric Soreq Cave now a clean, eerily lighted place

By Edmund Sanders, Los Angeles Times

The new lighting system in Israel's Soreq Cave not only puts on a spectacular show, but it also curbs algae growth.

SOREQ CAVE, Israel — This prehistoric cave on the slopes of Israel's Judean Mountains has always felt a little otherworldly.

Like other dripstone caverns, Soreq Cave is packed with stunning natural sculptures formed by hundreds of thousands of years of mineral-rich water drops slowly leaving behind a rock residue.