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Radiological scans reveal secrets of the mummies

Researchers from the University of Western Ontario have studied scans of 84 ancient Egyptians mummies from various museums from around the world and have found that mummification practices differed greatly depending on when and where the deceased was being mummified. In an upcoming Journal of Archaeological Science analysis, Wade and his

Terminally-ill volunteer to be mummified in TV documentary

Channel 4 in the UK is seeking a terminally-illy volunteer to be mummified like the ancient Egyptians for a special television series. The advert reads: 'We are currently keen to talk to some one who, faced with the knowledge of their own terminal illness and all that it entails, would nonetheless