Teaching in Nara I had heard about Asuka Village from several students, it’s a place full of nature and history. 283 more words
A fascinating article about a new discovery of animal burial tombs is reported around the world, but maybe you have not read it yet?
During routine excavations at the dog catacomb in Saqqara necropolis, an excavation team led by Salima Ikram, professor of Egyptology at The American University in Cairo (AUC), and an international team of researchers led by Paul Nicholson of Cardiff University have uncovered almost 8 million animal mummies at the burial site. 475 more words