It's a sight for sore [secular] eyes! Or...erm...a sound? This week on Radiolab, Robert Krulwich and Jad Abumrad get thoroughly Mythbusters on our asses, and the Laws of Physics trample all over the old testament Walls-of-Jericho myth.
I have to say, I felt like I was watching someone go all-out old-timey fisticuffs on a weeble-wobble... But we all know this particular story's just symbolic, right?