There are a number of ancient Egyptian inventions that many people around the world still use today.
Strange chests have been discovered in ancient tombs throughout Egypt, typically containing four smaller jar-shaped objects depicting animal and human heads.
Ever since “Justine” – a 3,000 year old mummy – has come to THEMUSEUM, visitors have been lining up to see her. Naturally, people want to know more about her.
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Ancient Egyptians would most likely embrace our obsessive cat culture – they had an officially recognized cat cult, which was centered around the goddess Bastet, and were one of the first civilizations to domesticate cats.
Osiris, one of the most popular gods, had a number of different myths associated with both his story and his duties. He was the oldest son of creator gods Geb and Nut, the brother of Set, Isis and Nephthys, and husband to Isis.
What type of aquatic plant can grow between ten and fifteen feet tall, and used to flourish along the Nile River? It’s commonly associated with Ancient Egyptian society, as it was the primary construction material for a number of important items, such as boats, baskets, and shoes.
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