Friday, December 14, 2012

Brain removal tool found in skull of 2,400 year-old Egyptian mummy

Rare artifact offers insight into how Egyptians removed the brain.

http://www.livescience.com/25536-mummy-brain-removal-tool.html

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Destroyed 3000 years ago - Massive sarcophagus rebuilt in Valley of the Kings tomb

At over eight feet tall, and built for king Merneptah, it appears to be the largest sarcophagus ever built by the ancient Egyptians.

http://www.livescience.com/25282-largest-egyptian-sarcophagus.html

Photo gallery

http://www.livescience.com/25280-sarcophagus-egypt-pharaoh.html

Thursday, November 29, 2012

A complete set - 400 year-old gilded silver playing cards discovered

The set of 52 cards was created in Germany in 1616.

http://www.livescience.com/25111-ancient-playing-cards-princess.html

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Archaeologists discover marriage proposal

Discovered near a quarantine station in Australia it reads "Rebeeca will you marry me? Tim"

http://www.livescience.com/24797-marriage-proposal-quarantine-station.html

Thursday, October 11, 2012