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CATEGORY: Egyptian Pyramids
Cosmic Rays Reveal Mysterious Chamber Inside the Great Pyramid
November 2, 2017

How did the chamber go undetected for 5,000 years? Read More

3,700-Year-Old Pyramid May Yield Clues to Tomb Evolution
April 4, 2017

The remains of a pyramid, believed to have been 3,700 years ago, have been found in Egypt. Read More

Egypt’s Oldest Papyri Detail Great Pyramid Construction
July 19, 2016

Egypt’s oldest papyrus fragments, which detail the construction of the Great Pyramid of Giza, have gone on public display in Cairo. Read More

2,000-Year-Old Roman Pyramid Gets a Makeover
February 4, 2016

Archaeologists hope the Pyramid of Cestius, built in Rome early in the first century B.C., will attract more visitors after an extensive restoration partially funded by a Japanese clothing tycoon. Read More

Thermal Scan of Egypt’s Pyramids Reveals Mysterious Hot Spots
November 11, 2015

Researchers using thermal cameras to scan the Egyptian pyramids have identified several intriguing anomalies, including one in the pyramid of Khufu, better known as the Great Pyramid of Giza. Read More