Latest Ancient Egypt Stories
A painting once described as the “Mona Lisa of Ancient Egypt” has been declared a fake by an Italian Egyptologist.
Craft beer might be all the rage in the United States these days, but small batch, artisanal beer has long roots that can be traced back thousands of years--to Egypt and the Middle East.
Pharaoh Senebkay, from Ancient Egypt’s forgotten Abydos Dynasty, was viciously killed in battle over 3,600 years ago--probably being cut down from his horse or chariot, according to a new forensic study.
The Egyptians working on tombs might have had better healthcare than you.
She is believed to be the wife of Pharaoh Neferefre.
MONTROSE, Calif., Dec.
Mummies have always seemed to be from the distant past, but until now, we really didn't know how far into the past that was. A new study, published in PLOS ONE, demonstrates that Egyptians started mummifying their dead about 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.
A team of Italian archaeologists has uncovered the remains of ancient plague victims at an ancient burial plot in what is now Luxor, Egypt, according to research appearing in the latest edition of the Egypt Exploration Society journal Egyptian Archaeology.
The institutions and libraries highlighted on this list feature collections of documents created before 1000 A.D. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online Christian
In the Egyptian Valley of the Kings, near the city of Luxor, Egyptologists from the University of Basel identified a tomb containing several children and other family members of two pharaohs.
- A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
More Images (2 images) »