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Jan 22, 2015 09:33 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
After being broken off during cleaning, inappropriate epoxy glue is now holding together the long, narrow beard on the famous mask of King Tut.
Jan 7, 2015 06:20 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists surveying the sandstone quarries in Egypt discover a rare wall relief showing an unidentified pharaoh.
Jan 7, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The portrait of an unidentified pharaoh has been found in a small rock carved stela in the ancient sandstone quarries of Gebel el Sisila. Continue reading →
Jan 5, 2015 10:12 AM ET // AFP
The previously unknown queen is believed to have been the wife of Pharaoh Neferefre who ruled 4,500 years ago.
Dec 18, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The remains of a child from more than 1,500 years ago were found among remains dating to the time when the Roman or Byzantine Empire ruled Egypt.
Dec 9, 2014 05:25 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 2,500-year-old mummy is revealed for the first time. Here's what scientists learned.
Nov 24, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Researchers have deciphered an ancient Egyptian handbook, revealing a series of invocations and spells.
Nov 21, 2014 03:47 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A 4000-year-old, bejeweled mummy is discovered below a temple in Luxor. Continue reading →
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