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The tomb of Pharaoh Seti I

200 years ago the tomb of Pharaoh Seti I was found in Egypt. Two centuries later, it is still turning up new finds. The most mysterious feature in the tomb, and one that has perplexed Egyptologists until today, is the long passageway found underneath Seti I's marble sarcophagus. Why did the ancient

DNA test to discover Tutankhamun’s parentage

Researchers are using DNA tests to discover the ancestry of pharaoh king Tutankhamun, whose lineage remains a mystery to Egyptologists. His ancestry has been as much a source of speculation as his abrupt end. "Until now, we don't know who his father was. Was it Akhenaten or Amenhotep III," Hawass told reporters

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