Largest ever Egyptian sarcophagus identified

Full story: CBS News
The largest ancient Egyptian sarcophagus has been identified in a tomb in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, say archaeologists who are re-assembling the giant box that was reduced to fragments more than 3,000 years ago. Full Story

“Science not Conservatism”

Since: Jan 12

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#1 Dec 6, 2012
Rumor is that Morsi's having them reassemble it for HIS tomb. Next up - he's having them build him a pyramid!

Heh
Proud Black African

North York, Canada

#2 Dec 6, 2012
Yeah yet more proof of the grateness of black people....

“Science not Conservatism”

Since: Jan 12

Progress, not Denial

#3 Dec 7, 2012
Proud Black African wrote:
Yeah yet more proof of the grateness of black people....
Ancient Egyptians weren't "black people," I'm afraid. They were more akin to the Semites than to the Negro races of Africa. Check up on your ancient history.

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