Browsing the "Mummies" Tag

The world’s oldest known cheese

March 7th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Odd lumps found on the bodies of Chinese mummies has been identified as fragments of cheese that dates back to


Medieval crypt found in Northern Sudan

January 8th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in northern Sudan have found a 900-year-old crypt containing the mummified remains of 7 individuals. The inscriptions on


How to feed a mummy in the afterlife

November 26th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

A team of researchers from the University of Bristol are examining the mummified remains of food found in Egyptian tombs.



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