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8 Charged In Botched Repair Of King Tut's 3,300-Year-Old Mask

Associated Press | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.24.2016 | World

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How Many of the World's Art Masterpieces Have You Seen?

MutualArt | Posted 12.31.2015 | Arts

As we turn to 2016, we resolve to do more traveling, with an eye to experiencing the most spectacular, awe-inspiring artworks on the planet.

King Tut's Mask Damaged During Botched Cleaning

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.22.2015 | Science

One of the most priceless treasures in archaeology, the gold funerary mask of King Tutankhamun, was damaged during a cleaning attempt at the Egyptian ...

New 'Autopsy' Reveals Big Surprises About Boy King

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.25.2014 | Science

An international team of researchers studying King Tutankhamun are reporting some surprising new discoveries about the ancient boy king. The scien...

Holy Smokes! Did Celebrated Mummy Spontaneously Combust?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 11.07.2013 | Science

What killed King Tut? And what happened to his body afterward? British archaeologist Howard Carter first discovered the Egyptian pharaoh's well-pr...

82nd & Fifth: FRAGMENT by Nicholas Reeves

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 06.12.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

When this coronation image of Tutankhamun was made, the newly minted ruler was only six years old. "We see only the face of a sweet, innocent, young b...

New Theory On King Tut's Mysterious Death

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 09.17.2012 | Science

A British surgeon is touting a new theory regarding what killed King Tut, the Egyptian pharaoh who died at 19 and whose life and death have fascinate...

Archaeologists Find Large Statue Of King Amenhotep III

AP | Posted 12.01.2011 | World

CAIRO -- Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed a large statue of king Amenhotep III who ruled nearly 3,400 years ago and who was the grandfather of t...

The 7 Most Overrated Curses

Mark Juddery | Posted 12.23.2011 | Home
Mark Juddery


Stolen King Tut Artifacts Found

The Huffington Post | Melinda Brocka | Posted 06.12.2011 | Arts

At a press conference on Tuesday, recently re-appointed Egyptian antiquities minister Zahi Hawass showed looted artifacts which had been recovered. Th...

Archaeologist's Detailed Firsthand Report About Saqqara Looting

Lee Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lee Rosenbaum

Contradicting the claims of Egyptian antiquities chief Zahi Hawass, a member of a French archaeological expedition reports that the ancient burial ground of Saqqara has been vandalized by would-be robbers.

The King (Tut) Is in the Building!

Tracy Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Tracy Shaffer

What do you do when you discover royalty has just taken up residence in the neighborhood?

King Tut Died From Malaria, Broken Leg, Study Finds

AP | PAUL SCHEMM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's most famous pharaoh, King Tutankhamun, was a frail boy who suffered from a cleft palate and club foot. He died of complications ...