Geography of Egypt
Map of Egypt 30°00′E / 27.000°N 30.000°E / 27.000; 30.000The geography of Egypt relates to two regions: North Africa and Southwest Asia.Egypt has coastlines on both the Mediter...
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Artist Leaves Dress In The Dead Sea For 2 Years And It Turns Into Glittering Salt Crystal Masterpiece
For her latest project, Israeli artist Sigalit Landau decided to submerge a black gown in the Dead Sea. The gown entered the salt-rich waters in 2014 and was
Documentary about the umbrellas in Mecca
Documentary about the umbrellas in Mecca to collect rain water.
Bible Scenes Uncovered In Ruins Of Ancient Synagogue
On a hill above the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel, archaeologists have discovered one amazing floor mosaic after another.
Celebrating 20 Years of the Temples of Humankind: Open to the World
By 1992, Damanhurians had been secretly excavating an extraordinary structure for over 14 years. In June of that year, the secret would be discovered and the...
Damanhur - Temples of Humankind
The Temples of Humankind are an underground work of art, created entirely by hand and dedicated to the divine nature of humanity.
Damanhur | 100 Wonders | Atlas Obscura
Hidden in the foothills of the Alps is a massive system of psychedelic underground temples
EgyptAir Flight 181: Passenger Claiming To Have Suicide Bomb Hijacks Plane To Cairo - Latest Updates
EgyptAir confirms its plane was hijacked en route from Alexandria to Cairo Airbus A320 carrying 56 passengers lands after request by pilots at Larnaca airport in Cyprus. Airline says at least one hija...
4,500 Year-Old Egyptian Boat Unearthed At Abusir Pyramids Site
A funeral boat dating to approximately 2,550 B.C. was unearthed in Egypt by archaeologists. At the Abusir pyramids site south of Cairo, a team found the 4,500-year-old remains of the wooden vessel, wh...
Tutankhamun: Egypt Museum Staff Face Trial Over Botched Beard Job
Egyptian prosecutors are reported to have referred eight museum employees for trial over a botched reattachment of the beard on the burial mask of the pharaoh, Tutankhamun. It comes a year after offic...
How Lady Bible Hunters Made the Victorian Era's Most Stunning Scriptural Find
Scottish twins Agnes and Margaret Smith were the last people you’d expect to discover one of the earliest known copies of the gospels, but in a dusty closet...
Radar Scans In King Tut’s Tomb Suggest Hidden Chambers
After two nights of tests in the Valley of the Kings, new evidence reinforces the theory that undiscovered rooms may lie behind the painted walls. The results, announced Saturday morning at a news con...
Russian Airliner Flight KGL9268 Crashes In Central Sinai - More Than 200 On Board
A Russian airliner crashes in Sinai with more than 200 people on board - rescuers describe a "tragic scene" with bodies of victims strapped in their seats. The Airbus A-321 had just left the Red Sea r...
Stampede Near Saudi Holy City Kills More Than 700 On Hajj Pilgrimage
A stampede among Muslim worshipers near the Saudi holy city of Mecca left more than 700 people dead and hundreds more injured Thursday at the height of the annual hajj pilgrimage — the backdrop for si...
Carmen at Masada
In the heart of the Judean Desert, at the foot of Masada, one of the most familiar and beloved operas of all times is coming to life - Carmen, by French composer Georges Bizet.
The Delicious Chaos of Cairo’s Chinatown
On a cool night in December, I take the metro to Abbasiya with friends to retry the second of the cheap eats. We settle into plastic chairs at an outdoor table, sip green tea, and begin the ordering p...
Governorates of Egypt
Egypt is divided for administrative purposes into 27 governorates (محافظة muḥāfaẓah  [moˈħɑfzˤɑ]; genitive case: muḥāfaẓat  [moˈħɑfzˤet]; plural محافظات muḥāfaẓāt  [moħɑfˈzˤɑːt]). Egypt...
Nile
The Nile (Arabic: النيل‎,  en-Nīl,  an-Nīl; Coptic: ⲫⲓⲁⲣⲱ, P(h)iaro; Ancient Egyptian: Ḥ'pī and Iteru) is a major north-flowing river in northeastern Africa, generally regarde...
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Nile Delta
31°7′E / 30.900°N 31.117°E / 30.900; 31.117The Nile Delta (Arabic: دلتا النيل‎ Delta n-Nīl or simply الدلتا ed-Delta) is the delta formed in Northern Egypt (Lower Eg...
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Libyan Desert
The Libyan Desert, also known as the Western Desert, forms the northern and eastern part of the Sahara Desert and covers an area of approximately 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi)....
Libyan Desert - Wikipedia
Eastern Desert
The Eastern Desert is the section of Sahara Desert east of the Nile River, between the river and the Red Sea. It extends from Egypt in the north to Eritrea in the south, and also comprises parts of Su...
Eastern Desert - Wikipedia
Demographics of Egypt
Egypt is the most populous country in the Middle East and the third-most populous on the African continent (after Nigeria and Ethiopia). Nearly 100% of the country's 82.5 million (2012 est.) people l...
Demographics of Egypt - Wikipedia
Ecoregions of Egypt
The following is a list of ecoregions in Egypt, according to the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).