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“King Tut”

Oct 20, 2014 05:20 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Incest left the young pharaoh with a club foot, feminine hips and a large overbite.
Jul 25, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The carving dates back more than 3,300 years and bears the scars of a religious revolution that upended the ancient civilization.
Jan 16, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The remains of a previously unknown pharaoh who reigned more than 3,600 years ago have emerged from Egypt's desert sand.
Nov 22, 2013 11:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
On the anniversary of the discovery of King Tut's tomb on Nov 22, 1922 the best-known pharaoh of ancient Egypt remains a puzzle filled with several weird, unexplained details.
Nov 12, 2013 08:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
King Tutankhamun's death is a mystery which may never be solved, concludes new research.
British researchers believe they've found evidence explaining how the boy king died and, in the process, they made a shocking discovery.
Feb 22, 2010 01:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
New research shows that Egyptian pharaoh King Tutankhamun had a rough life: he suffered from malaria and deformed feet, two of his children were stillborn, and he died at the age of 19. Scientific analysis suggests that despite his status as royalty, his life seemed cursed. But was his death cursed...
Aug 5, 2011 02:14 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A trove of small figurines and jewelry that was illegally taken from King Tut's tomb has been returned to Egypt.