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“Egypt”

Apr 27, 2016 10:45 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
For the first time, the internal structure of a pyramid was revealed with muon particles.
Feb 18, 2016 02:20 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Two new world firsts have just been identified: the oldest known dress and the oldest known bar and restaurant in France.
Dec 18, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
The Arab Spring sparked hopes for democracy. Instead, the region saw renewed authoritarianism, the rise of ISIS, and a historic humanitarian crisis.
Dec 17, 2015 11:35 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The mask underwent eight weeks of delicate surgery to undo damage caused by a botched procedure.
Dec 17, 2015 01:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Cosmic-ray muon detectors will let researchers peer inside Egypt’s pyramids to learn more about their layout and construction.
Dec 11, 2015 09:39 AM ET
The world has long been agog to know all it can about Egypt's legendary Queen Nefertiti. One interesting question goes something like this: Where's her body?! Some archaeologists think she's been hiding out in King Tut's tomb all along.
Dec 9, 2015 08:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The find at a U.K. churchyard shows how ancient Egyptian imagery influenced early Christians.
Nov 28, 2015 02:59 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
There is a 90 percent chance the tomb of King Tutankhamun contains a hidden chamber, Egypt's antiquities minister said on Saturday at the end of a three-day probe in the boy king’s burial.
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