For the first time, scientists were able to create 3D reconstructions of the faces of three Egyptian mummies using forensic DNA phenotyping, revealing what they would have looked like when they were still alive.
Saqqara, Egypt, is one of the largest cemetaries, or necropolis, with mummies from various dynasties. The recent discovery of 27 stone tombs called sarcophagi is the largest discovery in a single site to date.
A new AI from Google decodes ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics that let's anyone translate modern words and emojis into these symbols. Surprisingly, "LOL" could take up 12 images if it was spelled 5,000 years ago in Egypt.
A team with Macquarie University's Australian Center for Egyptology is recording the art drawn on the walls of a group of 4,000-year-old tombs at Beni Hassan in Egypt. The artwork shows depictions of numerous creatures, including a pelican, seen here