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Ancient Egyptian elites drank ‘porridge-like beer’ 5,800 years ago 

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Ancient Egyptian elites drank thick porridge-like BEER as part of their rituals and ceremonies 5,800 years ago, study suggestsExperts analysed pottery fragments taken from Hierakonpolis in southern Egypt They found ...

Offerings to an ancient Egyptian goddess found in 3,500-year-old dump

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Hundreds of breasted figurines, decorative plates and other artifacts given as offerings to the ancient Egyptian goddess of love and fertility are uncovered in 3,500-year-old TRASH PILE in LuxorA 3,500-year-old trash...

Ancient Egyptian reliefs show how masters and apprentices shared work

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Talk about teamwork! Analysis of two reliefs in a 3,500-year old Egyptian temple reveal apprentices worked on non-complex parts like torsos, arms and legs, while more experienced artists tackled intricate facesAnasta...

Egyptian mummy casts doubt on timelines of mummification techniques

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Discovery of high ranking nobleman's mummy shows Ancient Egyptians were carrying out mummifications 1,000 years earlier than previously thought, scientists sayThe embalmed corpse of 'Khuwy' the nobleman was found in ...

Egyptian security officials go on trial in absentia in Italy

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Egyptian security officials accused of torturing and killing Cambridge student 'mistaken for foreign spy' go on trial in absentia in ItalyFour Egyptian security officers to go on trial in absentia in Italy over killi...

Egyptian pharaoh’s 4,600-year-old boat is transported to grand museum

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Royal ghost ship rises: Egyptian pharaoh's 4,600-year-old solar boat that was buried next to his tomb in Giza's largest pyramid in the belief it would carry him to the afterlife is transported to grand museumAncient ...

Egyptian mummy wrap in New Zealand matched to one in US

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Piecing together a 2,300-year old puzzle: Fragment of linen from the wrap of an Egyptian mummy held in New Zealand has been matched with a fragment in the US, revealing scenes and spells from the Book of the DeadThe ...

Rare Egyptian vulture is spotted in the UK for first time in 150 YEARS

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A 'once-in-a-century sighting': Rare Egyptian vulture is spotted on the Isles of Scilly, marking the first time the species has been seen in the UK for 150 YEARSA rare Egyptian vulture has been seen in the UK for the...

World’s first PREGNANT ancient Egyptian mummy has been discovered

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World's first PREGNANT ancient Egyptian mummy has been discovered: 2,000-year-old corpse found in Thebes was 28 weeks into her pregnancy when she died, scans revealThis mummy, dating back to the 1st century BC, is th...

Ancient Egyptian mummies will parade through Cairo Saturday

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Pharaohs on parade: 22 mummies of ancient Egyptian kings and queens that lived more than 3,000 years ago will be transported in gold carriages through Cairo during an extravagant procession this weekend The Pharaohs'...

Egyptian doctor thrown to her death ‘for inviting man to her flat’

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Egyptian doctor, 34, is 'beaten and thrown to her death from sixth floor balcony by her landlord, doorman and neighbour in honour killing for inviting a male colleague to her flat'Female doctor, 34, fell to her death...

World’s oldest pet cemetery found at 2,000-year-old Egyptian port

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The world's OLDEST pet cemetery: Hundreds of cats and dogs are found in individual graves at 2,000-year-old ancient Egyptian portHundreds of cats, dogs and monkeys were discovered at a burial site in Berenike The ani...

Egyptian pharaoh was captured in battle and executed, CT scan reveals

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Unravelling the mystery of ‘The Brave Pharaoh': King who ruled in Egypt more than 3,500 years ago was taken prisoner in battle and 'ceremonially executed', CT scan revealsPharaoh Seqenenre Tao 'the Brave' ruled south...

Egyptian mummy ‘doesn’t match the name on 3,000-year-old coffin’

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An ancient case of mistaken identity? Egyptian mummy is revealed NOT to be the noblewoman named on the 3,000-year-old coffinExperts from Macquarie University in Sydney detail the discovery in a new paper The coffin a...

Egyptian woman is arrested for baking ‘indecent’ cakes

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Egyptian woman is arrested for baking 'indecent' cakes topped with genitals and lingerie deemed 'forbidden by Islam'Desserts were shared by a group of women at a high-end sports club in Cairo An Islamic authority cal...