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Daily life in Nubia (Egypt and Sudan), the impact of living near the Nile river, Nubian traditions, cultural heritage and archaeology.
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Visitors of the Nile late 19th and early 20th century and pictures they made

From Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA). http://hdl.handle.net/1911/5521). Between the late 19th and early 20th century, explorers took photos, stenciled pictures, and documented all they could see in the Nile Valley ...
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The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Nubia; development of art and architecture of the cultures of ancient Nubia

The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Nubia;  development of art and architecture of the cultures of ancient Nubia | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
This course examines the development of the art and architecture of the cultures of ancient Nubia through what we have learned from archaeology and how that evidence has helped us create the picture we now have of the culture and history of the...
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Nile cruise: A few days in Aswan and a Nile cruise -

Nile cruise: A few days in Aswan and a Nile cruise - | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
In Aswan we made a Nile cruise with a felucca that belongs to Ashraf, a Nubian guy where we also stayed at his campsite.
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All Aswan sights and Nubian monuments

Many sites from pharaoh times can be found in Aswan, the most southern Egyptian city. Discover the Nubian culture and monuments from the 25th dynasty of the Black Pharaos in the Nubian Museum, the Philae temple, Abu Simbel, Lake Nasser temples etc.
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Spanish team finds hidden 'tomb of Jesus' - The Local

Spanish team finds hidden 'tomb of Jesus' - The Local | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Spanish Egyptologists have discovered what could be one of the oldest images of Jesus Christ, painted on the walls of a mysterious underground structure deep in
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What’s the difference between Sudan and South Sudan? | Oxfam America

What’s the difference between Sudan and South Sudan? | Oxfam America | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Are you confused about what's going on in Darfur, Sudan and South Sudan? Here's a short primer on this troubled region and what Oxfam is doing to help. (What's the difference between Sudan & South Sudan, & what's going on there anyway?
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STEPHANIE MASKERY samples peace on the Nile during a cruise in Egypt - Basingstoke Gazette

STEPHANIE MASKERY samples peace on the Nile during a cruise in Egypt - Basingstoke Gazette | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
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STEPHANIE MASKERY samples peace on the Nile during a cruise in Egypt
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I've signed myself up to a four-night Nile cruise with Bales Worldwide, taking in some of the ancient wonders from Luxor to Aswan.
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Sudan, A Partnership For Shared Prosperity

Between 2006 and 2013, Sudan's Multi-donor Trust Fund supported 15 projects that helped change lives for hundreds of thousands of families in Sudan.
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Ethiopia: Misplaced opposition to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam - Nazret.com (blog)

Ethiopia: Misplaced opposition to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam - Nazret.com (blog) | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Nazret.com (blog) Ethiopia: Misplaced opposition to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Nazret.com (blog) The 1929 Nile water allocation agreement that was signed by Egypt and the United Kingdom (which excluded Ethiopia and nearly all other upper...
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Elkab's hidden treasure: 17th dynasty inscription found in Upper Egypt uncovered a Kushite attack on Egypt.

Elkab's hidden treasure: 17th dynasty inscription found in Upper Egypt uncovered a Kushite attack on Egypt. | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
A 17th dynasty inscription found three months ago in Upper Egypt uncovered a critical and previously unknown Kushite attack on Egypt. Nevine El-Aref relates the discovery
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Egypt's Valley of the Kings - an attraction without the tourists - Herald Sun

Egypt's Valley of the Kings - an attraction without the tourists - Herald Sun | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Egypt's Valley of the Kings - an attraction without the tourists
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Egypt has been on my must-see list since I was a little girl and a cruise down its famous Nile is on most people's bucket list.
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Young people led Egypt's revolution, but the old guard still rules - Washington Post

Young people led Egypt's revolution, but the old guard still rules - Washington Post | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Washington Post Young people led Egypt's revolution, but the old guard still rules Washington Post CAIRO — At a modest cafe in Cairo, 29-year-old Ali Mustafa and his friends had barely uttered a few sentences about how hopeless they feel under...
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More than half of Egyptians are younger than 25, and their ranks are growing faster than the rest of the population. The government, meanwhile, is dominated by aging political veterans: The youngest member of the cabinet is the youth minister, 55-year-old Khaled Abdel Aziz, and Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab, 65, is a holdover from the era of strongman Hosni Mubarak.

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Humans May Have Dispersed Out of Africa Earlier Than Thought - LiveScience.com

Humans May Have Dispersed Out of Africa Earlier Than Thought - LiveScience.com | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
LiveScience.com Humans May Have Dispersed Out of Africa Earlier Than Thought LiveScience.com Two models involved a single dispersal — one involved a route northward, up the Nile River valley and then eastward across the northern end of the Arabian...
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Scientists have suggested the exodus from Africa started between 40,000 and 70,000 years ago. However, stone artifacts dating to at least 100,000 years ago that were recently uncovered in the Arabian Desert suggested that modern humans might have begun their march across the globe earlier than once suspected.

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Egypt opens replica of King Tut's tomb - MiamiHerald.com

Egypt opens replica of King Tut's tomb - MiamiHerald.com | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Washington Post Egypt opens replica of King Tut's tomb MiamiHerald.com LUXOR, Egypt -- Egypt on Wednesday inaugurated an exact replica of the tomb of King Tutankhamun in the desert valley where many of its ancient pharaohs were buried, aiming to...
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Ta Neter Foundation: Nile Valley Civilization, The cradle of civilization

Ta Neter Foundation: Nile Valley Civilization, The cradle of civilization | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Nile Valley Civilizations (Nile Valley, The cradle of civilization, http://t.co/JBA6OuqtY8)
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Nubian culture: centuries-old traditions and the meaning of Nile water as essential part of daily life

Nubia is the land between Egypt and Sudan, where the Nubian lived for centuries, but which dissapeared under the water of Lake Nasser after finishing the Asw...
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Aswan Holidays Offer something for everyone

Aswan Holidays Offer something for everyone | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Holidays in Aswan means both chances to explore the wonders of the world and relaxation on this antique land. This is undoubtedly a better place in Egypt which is worth visiting once in a lifetime....
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List of all the sites in and around Aswan

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'Very Early' Image of Jesus Christ Found in Egypt, Archaeologists Claim - Christian Post

'Very Early' Image of Jesus Christ Found in Egypt, Archaeologists Claim - Christian Post | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
'Very Early' Image of Jesus Christ Found in Egypt, Archaeologists Claim Christian Post A group of Spanish archaeologists claim they may have recovered one of the earliest images of Jesus Christ, painted on the inside of a 6th Century, underground...
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Bassem Sabry, a voice of Egypt's 2011 revolution, dies in accident

Bassem Sabry, a voice of Egypt's 2011 revolution, dies in accident | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Cairo-based journalist and strategist for liberal party Dostour was respected for his analysis of regional politics (#Cairo journalist, Bassem Sabry, voice of Egypt's 2011 revolution, dies in accident.
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Archaeologists unearth more than 50 royal Egyptian mummies at Valley of the ... - Tech Times

Archaeologists unearth more than 50 royal Egyptian mummies at Valley of the ... - Tech Times | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
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Egypt opens replica of King Tut's tomb - Washington Post

Egypt opens replica of King Tut's tomb - Washington Post | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Washington Post Egypt opens replica of King Tut's tomb Washington Post LUXOR, Egypt — Egypt on Wednesday inaugurated an exact replica of the tomb of King Tutankhamun in the desert valley where many of its ancient pharaohs were buried, aiming to...
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Passionate about History: Replica tomb of King Tut opens in Luxor ...

Passionate about History: Replica tomb of King Tut opens in Luxor ... | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
I see that the facimile of King Tutankhamun's tomb has been completed in Luxor and will be officially opened to the public on May 1, 2014: "The exact facsimile of the Tomb of Tutankhamun has been installed underground in a ...
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Sudan: Tribute to Osman Hummaida, Sudanese Human Rights Defender

Sudan: Tribute to Osman Hummaida, Sudanese Human Rights Defender | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience (#humanrights Sudan: Tribute to Osman Hummaida, Sudanese Human Rights Defender http://t.co/GEiIZQQV9f #RealTonyRocha)...
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All aboard! Sudan's sleek new Nile Train a rarity

All aboard! Sudan's sleek new Nile Train a rarity | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
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All aboard! Sudan's sleek new Nile Train a rarity The West Australian On January 20 the train began daily passenger service -- Sudan's first in years -- as part of efforts to revive the railway system despite an economic crisis...
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