The scientific study of material remains of past human life and activities in ancient Egypt from the pre-Dynastic to the end of the Ptolemaic Period in 30 BC. It is about the process of archaeological research more than the resulting understanding of history.
Descriptions of daily life, material culture, social and political institutions, economy and geography of pharaonic Egypt
An ancient tomb is discovered in the Valley of the Kings, the first since Tutankhamun's was found in 1922.
A scientific tool for converting calendar dates mentioned in Greek and Demotic Papyri from Egypt into Julian dates.
Francesco Raffaele presents an illustrated history of the second and third dynasties, king by king, with references. Also corpora of First Dynasty labels and Early Dynastic inscriptions, and articles.
Egypt calls for urgent action to save the monuments of the Nile Delta.
Maps, diagrams, and detailed information about the Egyptian Royal Tombs from Kelley L. Ross.
A portal for Polish Egyptology, includes a history, suggested readings, museums, links, and gallery.
Internet resources, including mailing lists, news and gossip, contact information for institutes and individuals, journals and links from Nigel Strudwick.
From Nature, Most ancient Egyptians were on the poverty line while a handful of priest-kings held fabulous wealth.
Article by Donald P. Ryan.
Designed to serve as a centralized online repository for archaeological activity at the Old Kingdom Giza necropolis, beginning with the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts excavations (1902-1947). Page contains thousands of excavation photographs, expedition diary pages, object register book pages, maps, tomb plans and sections, books and articles.
BBC reports that geologists and engineers in Egypt are searching for gold using a 3,000-year-old map, believed to have been drawn by King Seti I.
Records day-by-day activities of the Johns Hopkins University Expedition archaeological team in Egypt. Features details of the excavations with photos.
The Leiden Excavations in the New Kingdom necropolis at Saqqara, Egypt.
PBS companion to the TV series focusing on new findings: genetic disease in the 18th dynasty; the tombs of the pyramid builders; mummy of a noblewoman and chantress from Luxor named Asru.
Scholarly article by Donald P. Ryan, from C.N. Reeves (ed.), After Tutankhamun: Research and Excavation in the Royal Necropolis at Thebes.
Articles about stone technology, the Sphinx and temples.
An article in the San Francisco Chronicle reporting that 5,250-year-old symbols unearthed near Luxor may predate Sumerian script.
Information on past and present films dealing with Ancient Egypt or Egyptology.
The history, language and culture of Ancient Egypt, by Egyptologist Jacques Kinnaer.
Includes 6,600 objects from 10 European collections, with extensive documentation and color photography.
Nigel Skinner-Simpson tries to track down the evidence behind stories of tunnels in the Giza plateau.
Musicians believe music will help us understand ancient Egypt's spoken language.
Forum covers histories, cultures and customs from Nubia to ancient Egypt.
Features the wonders, mysteries, religion and history of ancient and modern Egypt. With details and resources on related topics.
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