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Discovery Ball brings Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition to life
Discovery Ball brings Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition to life

The event: If Los Angeles held a contest for the year’s most original fundraiser, the annual Discovery Ball to benefit the California Science Center Foundation would be a favored contender every time.  Organizers typically have the advantage of a spectacular new exhibit to preview and this year was no exception when “Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition” came alive at Saturday’s black tie gala at the museum in Exposition Park. The scene: Stone-like structures stood beside the cocktail area, evoking the caves of Qumran, where a shepherd first stumbled upon the 2,000-year-old manuscripts in 1947. So what if a Northrop T-38 Talon and an F-20 Tigershark hung high...

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