Mummy Yields Earliest Known Egyptian Embalming Recipe loading...
Mummy Yields Earliest Known Egyptian Embalming Recipe
The salve predates the peak of mummification in the region by some 2,500 years.
This Temple Honors the Egyptian Queen Who Ruled as King loading...
This Temple Honors the Egyptian Queen Who Ruled as King
Hatshepsut's temple is one of the world’s most striking architectural masterpieces, but perhaps even more noteworthy is the woman who commissioned it
It’s Official: Tut’s Tomb Has No Hidden Chambers After All loading...
It’s Official: Tut’s Tomb Has No Hidden Chambers After All
The third radar scan of the pharaoh's burial site conclusively shows that no additional mysteries lurk immediately behind its walls.
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