Tourism in Egypt
Tourism is one of the most important sectors in Egypt's economy. More about 14.7 million tourists visited Egypt in 2010, providing revenues of nearly $12.5 billion. At its peak the sector employed abo...
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Egypt pyramid discovery: Secret chamber discovered in Giza
Scientists used cosmic rays to discover a secret 'void' in Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza.
Scientists discover two mysterious 'cavities' in Egypt's 4,500-year-old Great Pyramid
Scan Pyramids, an international research collective, say they have discovered two previously-unknown cavities inside the Great Pyramid of Giza.
Researchers discover what was located on top of the Great Pyramid
The great Pyramid was crowned by a sphere of 2 meters in diameter according to researchers. Architecture made of pure mathematics, geometry and astronomy.
The Great Pyramid of Giza a mathematically encoded structure
This ancient masterpiece of engineering and architecture is considered one of the best –if not best– examples of ancient construction. We have absolutely no idea who built the pyramid in first place. ...
Watch This Teen Illegally Climb Egypt's Great Pyramid
A German tourist illegally scaled Egypt's great pyramid of Giza, in broad daylight. Armed with a Go-Pro 18-year-old Andrej Ciesielski climbed nearly 500 feet to the top of the pyramid. Climbing the py...
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...
The Great Pyramid of Giza: A Giant Energy machine? Thermal Images reveal shocking details
Is it possible that researchers has found evidence that the Great Pyramid of Giza is a giant energy machine: Heat scans prove it The international project called “Scan Pyramids” has revealed its firs...
Scientists Have Found Something Very Mysterious In The Great Pyramid Of Giza
The pyramids of Giza have left us gazing in astonishment and curiosity for four thousand years. Even after hundreds of years of archeological and scientific exploration, they’re continuing to surprise...
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...
Russian Archaeologists Unearth Legendary White Walls of Memphis
According to Manetho, an ancient Egyptian historian and priest of the 3rd century BC, Memphis once carried the name Ineb-hedj, meaning ‘White Walls’. Some historians maintain that the city was named ...
When Israel, The Soviets And The US Nearly Destroyed The Middle East
During the Cold War many countries were on high alert, none more so than Israel, the US and the Soviet Union. One of the tensest occasions was in October of 1973 when Israel lost over 2000 troops and ...
Islamic State Claims Bold Strike On An Egyptian Navy Vessel
An Islamic State affiliate claimed a missile attack on an Egyptian navy vessel Thursday, raising concerns that the emboldened jihadists can now threaten this country’sstrategic waterways. In an online...
Incredibly Illegal Photos Taken Atop Egypt's Great Pyramid Of Giza
Highly controversial, Illegal photos highlight the Great Pyramid Of Giza in all new ways.
Rosetta comet lander tells magnetic story
The comet being trailed through space by Europe's Rosetta probe has no magnetic field of its own - an important observation in the understanding of how the icy dirt-ball formed billions of years ago.
Transport in Egypt
Transport in Egypt is centered in Cairo and largely follows the pattern of settlement along the Nile. The main line of the nation's rail system follows along the great river and is operated by Egyptia...
Giza
Giza (/ˈɡiːzə/; sometimes spelt Gizah or Jizah; Coptic: ⲅⲓⲍⲁ Giza; Egyptian Arabic: الجيزة el-Gīza), is the third largest city in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile, some 20 k...
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Saqqara
Saqqara (Arabic: سقارة‎, [sɑʔˈʔɑːɾɑ]), also spelled Sakkara or Saccara in English /səˈkɑrə/, is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, serving as the necropolis for the Ancient Egyptian cap...
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Luxor
Luxor (/ˈlʌk.sɔr/ or /ˈlʊk.sɔr/; Arabic: الأقصر‎ al-Uqṣur ; Egyptian Arabic: Loʔṣor  [ˈloʔsˤoɾ]; Sa'idi Arabic: Logṣor  [ˈloɡsˤor]) is a city in Upper (southern) Egypt and t...
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Valley of the Kings
32°36′8″E / 25.74083°N 32.60222°E / 25.74083; 32.60222The Valley of the Kings (Arabic: وادي الملوك‎ Wādī al Mulūk), the Valley of the gates of the Kings (Arabic:...
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Valley of the Queens
32°35′35″E / 25.72750°N 32.59306°E / 25.72750; 32.59306The Valley of the Queens is a place in Egypt where wives of Pharaohs were buried in ancient times. In ancient times, it ...
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Abu Simbel temples
The Abu Simbel temples are two massive rock temples in Abu Simbel (أبو سمبل in Arabic), a small village in Nubia, southern Egypt, near the border with Sudan. They are situated on the western bank of L...
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Northern coast of Egypt
The Mediterranean Coast of Egypt or the Northern Coast of Egypt (Arabic: الساحل الشمالى‎ el-Sāḥel el-Šamāli ) extends for about 1,050 km (650 mi) from Rafah in the east on Sin...
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Alexandria
Alexandria (/ˌælɪɡˈzændrɪə/ or /ˌælɪɡˈzɑːndrɪə/; اسكندرية, [eskendeˈrejjæ] in Egyptian Arabic) is the second largest city and the second largest metropolitan area in Egypt after Greater Cairo by size ...
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Sinai Peninsula
The Sinai Peninsula or Sinai (/ˈsaɪnaɪ/; Arabic: سيناء‎ Sīnāʼ ; Egyptian Arabic: سينا Sīna, [ˈsiːnæ]) is a triangular peninsula in Egypt about 60,000 km (23,000 sq mi...
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