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How Thonis-Heracleion resurfaced after 1,000 years under water

Ancient Egypt’s gateway to the Mediterranean – submerged and buried under layers of sand – is an eerie reminder of how vulnerable cities are to nature’s forces


The Lost Pharaoh

Inspired by an article I read in The Times


Over two thousand years ago

Colossal statues of Pharaohs

Were carved out of rosy granite

But Egyptian land was subsiding… 68 more words