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Egyptian Pyramids Found With NASA Satellite : Discovery News

Egyptian Pyramids Found With NASA Satellite : Discovery News | Ancient cities | Scoop.it
As many as 17 pyramids, more than 1,000 tombs and 3,000 settlements were uncovered using infrared technology.

Via Gust MEES, Andrew Nayyar
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NASA used satellites to discover and uncover Egyptian pyramids. They found a total of 17 pyramids and within them was what was found to be the most incredible! It was reported that about 1,000 (and more) tombs along with 3,000 settlements were located using concentrated technology! Coooooooooooooool!!!!

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Tasty Life: Leopard Teeth, Calf Bones Found in Ruins Near Pyramids

Tasty Life: Leopard Teeth, Calf Bones Found in Ruins Near Pyramids | Ancient cities | Scoop.it
The remains of a mansion that likely held high-ranking officials some 4,500 years ago have been discovered near Egypt's Giza Pyramids. Bones from young cattle and teeth from leopards suggest its residents ate and dressed like royalty.

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ARCE-NOLA's curator insight, January 21, 2014 12:23 PM

Note that while it cannot be confirmed at this time if Live Science is correctly interpreting the implications of the new information, the information does come from the actual archaeologists who work at the site, not some random people with their own agenda.