All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘mummies’

50 Mummies Discovered In Egypt’s Valley of the Kings

50 mummies were recently discovered in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings. A variety of objects including wooden sarcophagi, death masks and canopic jars were also found with the mummies. Archaeologists were able to read the names and inscriptions on many of these objects to determine who they belonged to and just who the mummies were. The mummified bodies appeared to …

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3D Printers Are Helping Researchers Recreate Mummies

Mummies are one of the most fascinating relics of human history because they give us an idea of what the human body was like thousands of years ago. Unfortunately, many have been damaged over the last 100 years thanks to mishandling by researchers who didn’t know any better. They’ve gotten better about handling mummies, but now researchers can make detailed …

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