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Ava (9): “I don’t want to go to (So-and-So’s) house. They’re a stranger.”

Me: “That’s why we’re going over to their house. So we can get to know them. 205 more words

A Quick Guide to Mummy Movies

Mummies (of a sort) play a significant role in the second Lazarus Longman novel – Silver TombIn writing it I drew on mythology more modern than ancient. 1,256 more words

Dumped Mummy To Be Displayed

A 2,000 year old Egyptian mummy that was left at a French rubbish dump is to be put on display. For full details please visit the The Guardian website.

Mummies

Vintage Reads #13 - The Mummy, or Ramses the Damned

Anne Rice, writer of the famous Vampire Chronicles, penned this short stand alone novel in 1989 and, drawing upon the legacy of Universal and Hammer monster movies, succeeded in creating a great modern version of an age old tale set during the wave of Egyptomania of the early twentieth century. 322 more words

A roundup of human remains in the news: Forensic anthropology, archaeology, and some strange stuff

Forensic Anthropology and Forensic Science in the News

Mystery of missing Swedish woman solved (via @Vidocq_CC on Twitter)

Martinsson was a foreign exchange student living in Kentfield, California, in 1982. 727 more words

News

Inventions and Discoveries of the 19th Century #7 : The Deir el-Bahari Mummy Cache

The second Lazarus Longman novel – Silver Tomb deals with Egypt both ancient and nineteenth century. Despite being fiction, it does touch on a real event which was vastly important to the burgeoning field of Egyptology. 447 more words

Mummies and Bone Bundles - Chachapoya, Peru

Image sourced from kuriositas.com/2013/09/the-strange-sarcophagi-of-chachapoya.html

Image sourced from kuriositas.com/2013/09/the-strange-sarcophagi-of-chachapoya.html

Image sourced from kuriositas.com/2013/09/the-strange-sarcophagi-of-chachapoya.html

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