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Egyptology and Archaeology
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Polish scientists will study the climate of Egypt thousands of years ago | News | Science & Scholarship in Poland

Polish scientists will study the climate of Egypt thousands of years ago | News | Science & Scholarship in Poland | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Eight several metres deep boreholes in northern Egypt have been drilled by a team of Polish scientists led by Prof. Leszek Marks of the Faculty of Geology, University of Warsaw. Detailed analysis of the obtained cores will allow the reconstruction of climate in this area over the last 10,000 years.
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Mummy Teeth Tell of Ancient Egypt's Drought

Mummy Teeth Tell of Ancient Egypt's Drought | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The link between drought and the rise and fall of Egypt's ancient cultures, including the pyramid builders, has long fascinated scientists and historians.
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Study of ancient Egyptians' teeth seems to confirm what we know about the increasingly dry climate of Egypt over time.

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