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Luxor Film Festival is a message to the world that our attractions are safe: Minister of Tourism - Daily News Egypt

Luxor Film Festival is a message to the world that our attractions are safe: Minister of Tourism - Daily News Egypt | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
A representative of the EU in Egypt said that the festival represents cultural capital and connects people
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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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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
Following-an-extensive-restoration,-an-important-archaeological-site-on-the-Mediterranean-coast-is-to-open-next-April,-writes-Nevine-El-Aref-
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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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Abu Simbel Antiquities celebrates 46 years since temple’s rescue - Daily News Egypt

Abu Simbel Antiquities celebrates 46 years since temple’s rescue - Daily News Egypt | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The celebration included issuing postcards with photos of the temple, as well as organising three lectures for students about the rescue process
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Sekhemka statue still in UK awaiting possible export license - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

Sekhemka statue still in UK awaiting possible export license - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Vatican Tech to Help Restore Egyptian Artworks

Vatican Tech to Help Restore Egyptian Artworks | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Lasers always make us think of futuristic vistas – a time of self aware robots and a galaxy far far away. However, the lasers that are employed at ... (How #Lasers are being fired into the past -#Vatican #Art #Restoration Tech brings impt.

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Egyptian Mau, 'Pharaohs' cat', at risk of extinction - General news - ANSAMed.it

Egyptian Mau, 'Pharaohs' cat', at risk of extinction - General news - ANSAMed.it | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Egyptian Mau, 'Pharaohs' cat', at risk of extinction, Cairo NGO trying to save descendants of ancient, sacred felines, NGO trying to save descendants of ancient, sacred cats.
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Egyptian embassy tries to prevent auction of 2,300-year-old coffin lid in Cambridgeshire

Egyptian embassy tries to prevent auction of 2,300-year-old coffin lid in Cambridgeshire | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
An ancient Egyptian coffin lid being sold at auction in Cambridgeshire today should be withdrawn from sale and repatriated to Egypt, embassy officials in London have said.
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Walk like an Egyptian with Street View in Google Maps

Walk like an Egyptian with Street View in Google Maps | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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More antiquities intended for smuggling detected, others to be returned soon: Tourism Police - Daily News Egypt

More antiquities intended for smuggling detected, others to be returned soon: Tourism Police - Daily News Egypt | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Heavier legal price for those who ‘encroach on tourists’ even if victim drops charges, says assistant interior minister
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Museum Plans to Restore Ancient Egyptian Throne Room

Museum Plans to Restore Ancient Egyptian Throne Room | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The monumental restoration will bring pharaoh Merenptah's royal edifice into public view.
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Review of Egyptian 'Tomb Treasures of the Late Middle Kingdom'

Review of Egyptian 'Tomb Treasures of the Late Middle Kingdom' | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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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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Antiquities minister axes planned King Tut mummy move | Cairo Post

Antiquities minister axes planned King Tut mummy move | Cairo Post | 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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Museum in Liverpool “offered to display Sekhemka statue in 2011”

Museum in Liverpool “offered to display Sekhemka statue in 2011” | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The Sekhemka statue could have been put on temporary display in Liverpool according to a spokesperson at the city’s museum.
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List of Egyptology Books and Articles Online

List of Egyptology Books and Articles Online | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Book Review: The Nile- Downriver through Egypt's past and present

Book Review: The Nile- Downriver through Egypt's past and present | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Daily News & Analysis Book Review: The Nile- Downriver through Egypt's past and present Daily News & Analysis The man and the place he came from are intertwined in a vivid snapshot with lines such as these, "In Egyptian society, and especially in...

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Kingdom of Kush Iron Industry Works Discovered

Kingdom of Kush Iron Industry Works Discovered | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
New techniques of
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Egyptian sarcophagus lid sells at auction for £12,000

Egyptian sarcophagus lid sells at auction for £12,000 | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
An ancient Egyptian sarcophagus lid found in an
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Egyptian antiquities ministry launches campaign to clean historic sites - Islamic - Heritage - Ahram Online

Egyptian antiquities ministry launches campaign to clean historic sites - Islamic - Heritage - Ahram Online | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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The American University in Cairo Press - The Medicine of the Ancient Egyptians

The American University in Cairo Press - The Medicine of the Ancient Egyptians | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
The Medicine of the Ancient Egyptians
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135 artefacts transferred to Grand Egyptian Museum

135 artefacts transferred to Grand Egyptian Museum | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
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Egypt optimistic about tourism recovery from October: Tourism minster - Daily News Egypt

Egypt optimistic about tourism recovery from October: Tourism minster - Daily News Egypt | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou expressed optimism on restoration of Egyptian tourism this October after eight countries lift Sinai travel warnings and Arab tourists return
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