Archaeologists salvaged a hunk of cheese from 13th century B.C. The mummy cheese is a fascinating peek into the lives of ancient Egyptians — but can you eat it?
Road workers stumbled upon a great 4,000-year-old sphinx statue buried underground in Egypt. The newly discovered monument has yet to be extracted, but it is said to feature a lion's body and a man's head just like the Great Sphinx of Giza.
In an incredible study, physicists reveal that the Great Pyramid of Giza can concentrate electromagnetic energy in its hidden chambers. The findings could yield many practical implications in nanophysics and solar energy.
Ancient Egyptians are more closely related to ancient Europeans and Anatolians than to modern Egyptians.
Fully preserved mummies were discovered in an ancient grave in Egypt. The mummies are believed to be non-royals.
The first funerary garden ever found speaks a lot about the ancient world.
Archaeologists discovered a treasure trove of mummies, sacrophagi and statues in an ancient tomb of a nobleman.
An Egyptian archaeological mission working in the Dashur Necroplis have recently announced the discovery of a 3,700-year-old pyramid about 40 kilometers south of Cairo. The said pyramid may be an evidence of Egypt's first attempt to build smooth-sided pyramids.
Archaeologists are rejoicing as they have recently unearthed parts of a statue believed to be of Pharaoh Ramses II of Egypt/
A miniature Egyptian mummy from the Maidstone Museum, thought to be the remains of a bird, is hiding a dark secret. Researchers have discovered that the mummy was in fact a human fetus that's thought to have died from miscarriage.
Decades after Queen Nefertari's, spouse of Pharaoh Ramses II, royal tomb was discovered in 1904 in Egypt's Valley of the Queens, scientists have finally identified that one of the remains found in the tomb, a pair of legs, belonged to the queen herself.
Archaeologists have unearthed the remains of an ancient city and cemetery in Egypt that dates back to 5,316 B.C.E. during Egypt's First Dynasty. The ancient city was discovered at Abydos city in the Sohag governate.
The ancient crocodile has been preserved for 2,500 years. It turns out, so has 48 of her baby crocs.
The Great Pyramid of Giza is hiding more secrets than previously thought. A team of researchers studying the ancient Egyptian tomb of pharaoh Khufu, built in 2560 BCC, has discovered two secret rooms, or cavities, hiding in the great structure.
Is there truly futuristic technology etched into ancient hieroglyphics? Some swear there is, pointing to images of helicopters, spacecraft and even simple light bulbs in Egyptian art from an era that shouldn’t even be dreaming yet of such advanced technology.