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In ancient Egypt, so many people worshiped Anubis, the jackal-headed god of death, that the catacombs next to his temple once held nearly 8 million mummified pups.
The team adhered to ancient Egyptian techniques to mummify part of the human body, which had been donated to science.
An ancient Egyptian temple first recorded and described between 1906 and 1925 and then forgotten has been located.
Incestuous marriages were common among ancient Egyptian royalty and now a study shows there's physical evidence of the practice.
The pharaohs believed they descended from the gods so inbreeding was seen as a way to retain the sacred bloodline.
The key ingredient listed to treat the hangover wasn't exactly known for its medical properties.
The excavation is the first to offer evidence of an Egyptian occupation in the center of Tel Aviv 5,000 years ago.
Written in Greek on a piece of pottery, the receipt reveals an astoundingly high tax for a land transfer.
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