Ancient Egyptians may have started mummifying their dead 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.
The carving dates back more than 3,300 years and bears the scars of a religious revolution that upended the ancient civilization.
This diagnosis is 300 years too late.
A child mummy in Italy appears to open and close her eyes. But find out what's really happening. Continue reading →
The mummy of the pharaoh Amenhotep II's foster brother may finally have been located in a former Italian monastery.
The mummy, found by an expedition in the 1800s, is rediscovered in Florence, Italy.
A mummy previously suspected to be a fake, in fact contains the remains of a human fetus, CT scanning reveals. Continue reading →
What do these mummies, many decimated by grave robbers, tell us about life at that time?
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