Photos Courtesy NBC BY MELISSA HARKNESSAre you my Mummy?Opening Quote: “You shall not become corrupt, you shall not become putrid, you shall not become worms.”We open this new episode of "Grimm" with some construction workers breaking down a brick wall in some miscellaneous building somewhere. Show More Summary
Oded Fehr (The Mummy franchise) has landed a series regular role in ABC’s Richard LaGravenese drama pilot. In the vein of Dangerous Liaisons, the untitled project is set in New York and revolves around the love and rivalry between two...Show More Summary
Andrej Shevchenko and his research team at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics in Dresden analyzed strange fragments from a 4,000 year old mummy that turned out to be cheese remnants, probably making this the oldest cheese ever.
Pia Farrenkopf, the mummified Ohio woman who was found dead in her car after six years, voted in the 2010 election. But, according to Democrats, there is no voter fraud. CBS Detroit reported: Voting records are raising questions amid an … Continue reading ?
Anyone who grew up with a Super Nintendo or Sega Genesis probably remembers Shaq-Fu — a deeply bizarre Mortal Kombat knockoff that pitted the NBA star against mummies and cat people in a fighting arena. Shaq-Fu was so legendarily bad that someone actually started a website dedicated to destroying every remaining copy of the game. Show More Summary
Most aged cheeses mature over a few months or even a few years. The world's oldest cheese sat for a little longer: more than 3,600 years. German researchers discovered the cheese intact on a mummy buried in a sand dune in China's Taklamakan...Show More Summary
The Mini Museum displays fragments of 33 unusual specimens, like a dinosaur egg and a mummy wrap, in resin for a unique, portable collection. (Credit: Hans Fex) You don't have to be a globe-trotting explorer to obtain a fragment of the oldest matter ever collected (C. Show More Summary
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A satirical take on the 1960s learning-to-read Ladybird books takes Jane, Peter and Mummy on an adventure through a contemporary gallery.
Cheese Chunks Adorn Ancient Mummies The world’s oldest cheese has been found on the necks and chests of perfectly preserved mummies buried in China’s desert sand. Dating back as early as 1615 B.C., the lumps of yellowish organic material have provided direct evidence for the oldest known dairy fermentation method. The individuals were likely buried with [...]
Archaeologists discover 3,800-year-old corpses with cheese necklaces, perhaps left as a tasty treat for the afterlife
The ultimate cold case solved and an intriguing discovery beneath Alcatraz are on the list: Mummy Mystery Solved: It Was Murder : She's been known to German archaeologists for more than a century, but they only now know where a mysterious mummy came from—and how she died. Answers: South America,...
Researchers in Germany have identified samples of a mysterious yellowish substance found in tombs of ancient Chinese mummies as being 3,600-year-old cheese! [ more › ]
A mummy that has been in the collection of the Bavarian State Archaeological Collection in Munich has been identified as a young Inca woman whose skull was smashed shortly before death. When the mummy came to the museum from the Anatomical Institute of Ludwig-Maximilians University in 1970, all documentation of its origin was lost. It [...]
Last month we told you about a brand of cheese made from human bacteria, which the mere thought of just about made us lose our lunch. If that story didn't quite make you hurl, then we promise this one will have you running for the toilet! USA...Show More Summary
One of the strangest mummy tales ever told comes not from the tombs of ancient Egypt or the famous Aztec mummies of Mexico, but from the lawless days of America's Wild West. It all began with an epic gun battle in Oklahoma in October...Show More Summary
Blunt force trauma to the skull of a mummy with signs of Chagas disease may support homicide as cause of death, which is similar to previously described South American mummies, according to a study published in PLOS ONE by StephanieShow More Summary
There’s nothing quite like a nice, aged cheese, but even the most adventurous cheese connoisseurs would be put off by a recent discovery from an an ancient Chinese tomb. Archaeologists uncovered perfectly preserved mummies whose chests were sprinkled with extra aged, 3500-year-old cheese — the world’s oldest cheese by a long shot. More »
She's been known to German archaeologists for more than a century, but they only now know where a mysterious mummy came from—and how she died. The study in PLoS One explains that the mummified woman was brought to Bavaria in the 1900s. It's possible she was acquired by Princess...