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The Eye of Horus and Its Deeply Rooted Connection to Medicine, Myth and Art in Egypt
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The Eye of Horus and Its Deeply Rooted Connection to Medicine, Myth and Art in Egypt

Egypt’s Eye of Horus represents a haunting tale of betrayal, royalty, murder, and loss. The Eye of Horus is also…
Enigmatic Sarcophagus of Ancient Egyptian Sky God Horus Found in Ancient Tomb
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Enigmatic Sarcophagus of Ancient Egyptian Sky God Horus Found in Ancient Tomb

Egypt, the land of Pharaohs, pyramids, and mummies continues to surprise us with its rich history. In a recent discovery,…
10 Fascinating Facts About Ramesses III, the Second Pharaoh of the Twentieth Dynasty
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10 Fascinating Facts About Ramesses III, the Second Pharaoh of the Twentieth Dynasty

Usermaatre Meryamun Ramesses III is known as the greatest monarch of Egypt. He took Egypt to the next level by…
13 Things You Should Know About the Great Harris Papyrus, the Longest Known Papyrus From Egypt
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13 Things You Should Know About the Great Harris Papyrus, the Longest Known Papyrus From Egypt

Papyrus Harris is the largest and most gorgeously preserved papyri to survive from ancient Egypt. Multiple scrolls and manuscripts containing…
Unwritten Mystery: How Ancient Egypt’s Great Pyramid Lost its Mighty Pyramidion
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Unwritten Mystery: How Ancient Egypt’s Great Pyramid Lost its Mighty Pyramidion

What happened to the capstone of the Great Pyramid of Giza? Was it lost, destroyed? Or is it possible it…
First Pregnant Ancient Egyptian Mummy Found—10 Things You Need To Know
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First Pregnant Ancient Egyptian Mummy Found—10 Things You Need To Know

X-ray examination of the ancient Egyptian Hor-Djehuti mummy, kept in the National Museum in Warsaw, showed that the embalmed body…
Egypt Reveals Discovery of 16 Ancient Catacombs With Intact Mummies in Alexandria
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Egypt Reveals Discovery of 16 Ancient Catacombs With Intact Mummies in Alexandria

A joint Egyptian-Dominican archaeological mission, including experts from the University of Santo Domingo, discovered mysterious tombs with mummies in the…
Unwritten Mystery: Why Doesn’t Tutankhamun’s Dagger Rust?
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Unwritten Mystery: Why Doesn’t Tutankhamun’s Dagger Rust?

In 1922, Howard Carter unearthed a burial in the Valley of the Kings, containing many unique objects of ancient Egyptian…
Queen Zenobia of Palmyra, The Woman That Challenged The Roman Empire
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Queen Zenobia of Palmyra, The Woman That Challenged The Roman Empire

From ancient times the image of a woman is associated with that of life because the woman is the one…
You Will Answer For The Horse! Here’s How the Persian King Cyrus Punished A River
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You Will Answer For The Horse! Here’s How the Persian King Cyrus Punished A River

Cruelty to water in one form or another seems to have been common among the Persian monarchs of the Achaemenid dynasty.…
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Ra, The Egyptian God of the Sky
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Ra, The Egyptian God of the Sky

The god Ra was the sun deity in ancient Egypt. To the ancient Egyptians, the sun symbolized light, warmth, and…
How did Ancient Egyptians Discover a Star Located 92 Light-years Away 3,200 Years ago?
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How did Ancient Egyptians Discover a Star Located 92 Light-years Away 3,200 Years ago?

Just how on Earth did the ancient Egyptians find a star located 92 light-years away, 3,200 years ago, and without…
The Far Side of Our Moon Has a Strange Symmetry, Here is Why
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The Far Side of Our Moon Has a Strange Symmetry, Here is Why

Astronomers have obtained new clues that help unravel the mysteries surrounding the strange asymmetry present on the far side of…
The Great Sphinx Is So Old It Was Restored For the First Time 3,500 Years Ago
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The Great Sphinx Is So Old It Was Restored For the First Time 3,500 Years Ago

Of all the carved monuments on the planet, none is as enigmatic and mysterious as Giza’s Great Sphinx. Cut from…
Here Are 10 Striking Close-Up Images of the Great Sphinx of Egypt
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Here Are 10 Striking Close-Up Images of the Great Sphinx of Egypt

The Great Sphinx of Giza is the most unique ancient statue in the world. Not only is it unique because…
Unwritten Mystery: Why No Ancient Texts Mention the Origin and Purpose of the Sphinx
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Unwritten Mystery: Why No Ancient Texts Mention the Origin and Purpose of the Sphinx

There’s a massive monolithic statue right next to Egypt’s most famous pyramids, and no one knows its purpose, exact age,…
3 Entrances to the Sphinx that Lead into a “Subterranean World” Beneath Giza
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3 Entrances to the Sphinx that Lead into a “Subterranean World” Beneath Giza

There are ancient monuments, and then there’s the Sphinx. Like many others, I call it The Vigilante, or the Guardian…
3 Reasons Why the Great Sphinx May Predate the Ancient Egyptian Pyramids
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3 Reasons Why the Great Sphinx May Predate the Ancient Egyptian Pyramids

Its exact age remains an enigma. Its purpose is shrouded in mystery. There isn’t a single historical document that tells…
When Myths Turn Into Reality: The Lost Labyrinth of Ancient Egypt
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When Myths Turn Into Reality: The Lost Labyrinth of Ancient Egypt

Egypt is home to many mysteries. And while we have begun to excavate, document, and solve some of the greatest…
From Neptune’s Blue Hue to Jupiter’s Red Spot: Are the Colors of the Planets Real?
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From Neptune’s Blue Hue to Jupiter’s Red Spot: Are the Colors of the Planets Real?

David Rothery, The Open University These days, we’re used to seeing pictures of planets sent back by spacecraft. Some pictures…
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