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Egyptian archaoelogists refute claims by German amateurs on Great Pyramid - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

Egyptian archaoelogists refute claims by German amateurs on Great Pyramid - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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The latest news from the world of Egyptology, archaeology, and cultural heritage in Egypt from the New Orleans Interest Group of the American Research Center in Egypt. For more news and event announcements, visit us on the web: www.arce-nola.org, Facebook: www.facebook.com/arcenola, Twitter: www.twitter.com/arcenola, and Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/arcenola
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Mummy remains refute antiquity of ankylosing spondylitis

Mummy remains refute antiquity of ankylosing spondylitis | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
In a new study, the claimed diagnoses of ankylosing spondylitis thought to have affected members of the ancient Egyptian royal families is being refuted.
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Doctors think mummy died of appendicitis

Doctors think mummy died of appendicitis | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Doctors didn't have much of a medical history to help them unwrap the cause of death of their oldest patient, a 2,100-year-old female mummy.
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Job opening at the British Museum: Project Curator: Egypt Documentation

Job opening at the British Museum: Project Curator: Egypt Documentation | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Conserving by copying: 3D Printing Tutankhamun's Tomb

Conserving by copying: 3D Printing Tutankhamun's Tomb | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
In 1922, when Harry Burton was photographing Howard Carter’s excavation of Tutankhamun’s tomb, he could not have foreseen that his work would one day help create a full-size replica of this incredi...
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AIA Statement on the Recent Sale of Artifacts by the St. Louis Society - Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Statement on the Recent Sale of Artifacts by the St. Louis Society - Archaeological Institute of America | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Artifacts of Christian Nubia Revealed

Artifacts of Christian Nubia Revealed | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Treasures of the Nubian desert unveiled to the public in a unique showing.
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Newly recovered stolen Egyptian artifacts on display at Egyptian Museum | Cairo Post

Newly recovered stolen Egyptian artifacts on display at Egyptian Museum | Cairo Post | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Egyptian Mummy's Brain Imprint Preserved in 'Peculiar' Case

Egyptian Mummy's Brain Imprint Preserved in 'Peculiar' Case | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
An ancient Egyptian mummy is raising a new mystery in archaeology because it has one very rare feature: The blood vessels surrounding the mummy's brain left imprints on the inside of skull.
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Video: Richard Parkinson and Elizabeth Frood discuss the Griffith Institute 75th anniversary

In 2014 the Griffith Institute marks its 75th anniversary. The Institute's Co-Directors, Prof. Richard Parkinson and Associate Prof. Elizabeth Frood, talk ab...
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Al-Alamein-site-to-re-open - Al-Ahram Weekly

Al-Alamein-site-to-re-open - Al-Ahram Weekly | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Italian-Spanish archeologists to launch dig into Luxor tomb - Italy - ANSAMed.it

Italian-Spanish archeologists to launch dig into Luxor tomb - Italy - ANSAMed.it | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Italian-Spanish archeologists to launch dig into Luxor tomb, 10 years needed to ready tomb for public viewing, 10 years needed to ready tomb for public viewing, say archaeologists. The tomb belongs to May, an important government officer of the XVIII...
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Hatshepsut’s Egypt: Modern Lessons on Feminism from an Ancient Pharaoh

Hatshepsut’s Egypt: Modern Lessons on Feminism from an Ancient Pharaoh | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
We caught up with Kara Cooney, author of The Woman Who Would Be King, to learn what the little-known Egyptian ruler Hatshepsut can teach us today about women in positions of power.
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Meidum Pyramid site under restoration in Upper Egypt - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

Meidum Pyramid site under restoration in Upper Egypt - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Silent Film Shows Excavation at the Site of Seneferu's Pyramid

Silent Film Shows Excavation at the Site of Seneferu's Pyramid | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is...
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Metropolitan Museum Acquires Important Group of Egyptian Vessels and Ornaments Excavated in 1913-14 at Haraga | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Metropolitan Museum Acquires Important Group of Egyptian Vessels and Ornaments Excavated in 1913-14 at Haraga | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
(October 8, 2014)—Thomas P.Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that the Museum has acquired an important group of vessels and jewelry ornaments excavated in Egypt in 1913-14 at the site of Haraga, near...
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Egyptian treasure withdrawn from auction | Institute of Art and Law Blog

Egyptian treasure withdrawn from auction | Institute of Art and Law Blog | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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However, one artifact (an alabaster headrest) owned by the chapter did sell at auction yesterday.
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Fire on the rocks! New paper on firesetting in ancient Egyptian stone quarrying

Fire on the rocks! New paper on firesetting in ancient Egyptian stone quarrying | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
It started with Egyptologist and engineer Reginald Engelbach almost a hundred years ago. By the early 1920s he found evidence that fire would have been used in extraction of the famous Unfinished O...
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What Is It Like to Be an Egyptologist?

What Is It Like to Be an Egyptologist? | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Answer by Amy Calvert, founder and director at Art of Counting, contributing editor at SmartHistory: I have a Ph.D.
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EES and Petrie Museum issue joint statement on loss of antiquities from public collections

EES and Petrie Museum issue joint statement on loss of antiquities from public collections | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Excitement is growing for the grand opening of The Atkinson's Egyptology collection

Excitement is growing for the grand opening of The Atkinson's Egyptology collection | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
On October 24 the vast display will be open for public viewing and even includes a mummy on loan from Liverpool Museum
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