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Could Luke Evans return to Universal's monster universe as Dracula?

Universal has been building hype for their shared-universe classic monsters franchise for some time, but the whole shebang is meant to kick off with next year's THE MUMMY, starring Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella. But there's a distinct possibility that the franchise has already started. That's right, 2014's DRACULA UNTOLD may yet be folded into the... Read More...

Happy anniversary, Ötzi: 25 years later, we’re still obsessed with the Iceman

21 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

Science has revealed a lot about the 5,300-year-old mummy. But there are some questions we may never be able to answer.

EXCL. PREVIEW: The Mummy #1

Titan Comics has provided CBR News with an advance look at November's new Mummy comic from Peter Milligan and Ronilson Freire. The post EXCL. PREVIEW: The Mummy #1 appeared first on

New findings give insight into life and death of 5000-year-old ice mummy

The copper used to make the axe blade of 5,000-year-old mummy Ötzi did not come from the Alpine region as had previously been supposed, but from ore mined in southern Tuscany. Ötzi was probably not involved in working the metal himself, as the high levels of arsenic and copper found in his hair had, until now, led us to assume. Show More Summary

What Ötzi the Iceman's Voice Sounded Like

5 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Ötzi the Iceman, the world’s favorite prehistoric mummy, has been subjected to every scientific test imaginable, since his remains were discovered poking out of a glacier high in the Italian Alps in 1991. Now, a team of Italian researchers has reconstructed Ötzi’s vocal cords and used it to reproduce what his voice may have sounded like. Read more...

Recreating the Voice of the Iceman Mummy

He was found in 1991 in the Italian Alps by two German hikers. Since then, he’s been analyzed more than a candidate running for president, with just as many controversies. He’s Otzi, the frozen Italian mummy and we know more about this 5,300-year-old guy than we know...

The Mysterious Mummies of Chile

6 days agoArts / Museums : Beyond Bones

In preparation for the opening of “Mummies of the World” at the end of this month (Member preview: Friday, 9/23, public opening at Noon on Saturday, 9/24) we will be posting a series of blogs exploring the science of mummification. … Continue reading ?

Digital Imaging of Rolled Scroll

Burnt scroll digitally unwrapped So, all that mummy mask soaking by US wannabe Bible scholars was unnecessary, who'd 'a believed it, eh? Ian Sample, 'Jubilation as scientists use 'virtual unwrapping' to read burnt ancient scroll' Guardian Wednesday 21 September 2016 But of course those primitives were not really after knowledge at all, but trophies.

Emily Blunt calls out mom shamers: 'Women can be a bit cruel about each other'

Emily Blunt is not cool with the "mummy cult." The 33-year-old actress is currently promoting her highly anticipated film, The Girl on the Train, and reflected on her character Rachel's complex relationship with another woman in the film, Megan (Haley Bennett), as well as Rachel's struggle with fertility treatment. Show More Summary

Iceman Killed After Sneak Attack From Behind

The latest theory about how Ötzi was killed emerged from a three-day conference about the mummy.

Doctor Fate #16

In this climactic concluding chapter, chaos reigns as New York City is plunged into darkness and terrifying mummies rise to wreak havoc on the streets. And in the center of it all, Osiris, has come to render judgment on Doctor Fate and the rest of mankind. Show More Summary

Great works of 16th-20th century art painted with ground-up mummies

last weekHumor / odd : Boing Boing

The lovely brown hues in Eugene Delacroix's 1830 painting above, titled "Liberty Leading the People," were actually pigments made from ground-up mummies from Egypt. From National Geographic: The use of mummy as a pigment most likely stemmed from an even more unusual use—as medicine. Show More Summary

Dying in ancient Egypt—evidence of inflammation, infection and possible cancer

As silent witnesses to the past, ancient Egyptian mummies can add to our knowledge of their society well beyond what we can learn from the study of texts, art and funerary rituals.

Skin Proteins from Mummies Reveal How Ancient Egyptians Died

Proteins from the mummies' skin and muscle samples show the people likely had cancer, lung infections and other diseases.

Tom Ellis: ‘Lucifer’ is ‘very much a mummy’s boy at heart’

Will the devil have hell to pay when mommy comes to town in “Lucifer” Season 2? Lucifer certainly thinks so. With his mother on the loose, his powers on the fritz whenever Chloe (Lauren German) comes near and his truce with Amenadiel (D.B Woodside) back on solid ground, Lucifer will have his plate full this […]

Did You Know Ground Mummy Was Used to Paint Some of History’s Most Famous Artworks?

This article originally appeared on artnet News. Did Eugène Delacroix‘s most famous painting, “Liberty Leading the People,” which recently made headlines in France’s controversial “burkini” debate, make use of Mummy Brown, a pigmentShow More Summary

HMNS Weekly Happenings:

    Mummies are coming! Our new special exhibit, Mummies of the World, opens Friday, September 23 for members and noon on Saturday, September 24 for the public! GET TICKETS HERE Described as “fascinating, intriguing, and inspiring,” by NBC, “absolutely … Continue reading ?

Stone Age mummy still revealing secrets, 25 years on

When police heard about the frozen corpse up in the Alps in September 1991, they opened a criminal probe. Murder it was, but the crime was rather old -- and the ultimate cold case. The dead man, found by hikers 25 years ago this week...Show More Summary

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