In 1981 Ron Wyatt excavates near the Golgotha escarpment; where Jesus was cruxified. In 1999, while on his deathbed Ron Wyatt gives a detailed account of the discovery of the Ark of the Covenant at the excavation site.
Borsippa was an important ancient city of Sumer, built on both sides of a lake about 17.7 km (11.0 mi) southwest of Babylon on the east bank of the Euphrates. The site of Borsippa is in Babylon Province, Iraq and now called Birs Nimrud, identifying the site with Nimrod. The ziggurat, the "Tongue Tower," today one of the most vividly identifiable surviving ziggurats, is identified in the Talmud and Arab culture with the Tower of Babel.