Ancient Egyptian poetry led to a discovery that may explain how the pyramids were built

Ancient quarry workers left messages carved on walls like a 4,500-year-old form of social media.

Archaeologists opened the big, black sarcophagus found in Egypt

Now, what’s in the big black box?

Cosmic rays allow scientists to find large hidden void in Egypt’s Great Pyramid

The 100-foot-long void could be a hidden chamber, as revealed by a groundbreaking investigation.

Mummified knees likely belonged to one of Ancient Egypt’s most famous queens, Nefertari

Scientists only had her knees to work with but are confident they belonged to the late queen.