I don’t remember how I found this, and I don’t know who this guy is, but I just read this very interesting blog post, posted 12/7/2011. as to why the archaeologist wouldn’t have wanted to go into what wiped out the cities being excavated, it helps to know that the Society of Biblical Literature includes many scholars who are not believers, and may even be skeptical about if the Bible is true at all…which makes the final bit of information in the post that much more interesting…
Sodom and Gomorrah Excavated
A “heat event”!? What?!
“If you want to know more, I’ll talk after the session off the record.”
I wish I could divulge what he said to a small group of us clustered around the podium after the session was over, but it would break confidence. We’ll have to wait for the official peer-reviewed publications.