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BYU team excavates million-mummy cemetery

Archaeologists from Brigham Young University are working to excavate a densely populated cemetery in Egypt before it is taken over by nearby farmers.

The Fag el-Gamous cemetery is the resting place to average people who were buried during the early Roman era up until the advent of Islam, according to BYU Egypt Excavation Project director Kerry Muhlestein. 467 more words


"The World's Largest Graveyard" - Catacombs of Paris

My third trip down into the tunnels of the Catacombs of Paris was no less macabre than my first visit. Seeing the stacked skulls and femurs of 6 million skeletons is always jaw-dropping. 405 more words


Million-Mummy Cemetery Unearthed in Egypt

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She’s literally one in a million.

The remains of a child, laid to rest more than 1,500 years ago when the Roman Empire… 851 more words


The lady in the cemetery

My dog is overweight. Now before you go judging me just take a look at this face and tell me you wouldn’t want to feed it ALL THE THINGS ALL THE TIME: 868 more words