Whether or not the Great Sphinx of Egypt was originally a lion, a jackal, a mound with a hawk’s head or simply a piece of weathered natural limestone, we’ll probably never know for sure, but most agree that the head of the Sphinx was re-carved at some point in history by a dynastic #pharaoh, but who’...
The title of this video may will you with scepticism but hopefully also some intrigue because it’s something that I’ve been looking into since taking a closer look at the natural mound of limestone that sits inside the Great Pyramid. And before you dismiss the idea of mere fiction,
The Giza Plateau has an incredibly long and complicated history and regarding the Great Pyramid specifically, many people make the mistake in assuming it is just one structure, built at one time, for one purpose.
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Mystery Solved: Decoding the Mysterious Stone Boxes of the Great Sphinx | #AncientArchitects
We’ve all seen pictures of the Great Sphinx and some of us have even been lucky enough to visit, and whilst we gaze at the splendour of the statue, we often don’t notice some of the obvious yet finer details, and specifically, the fact that there are four rectangular, box-like constructions on its f...
Family of researcher say Egypt is preventing investigations into Regeni’s death
The family of the Italian doctoral student Giulio Regeni, who was murdered in Egypt in 2016, are demanding that Rome withdraw its ambassador to Cairo for a second time, in response to what they say is Egyptian pressure on their lawyers and efforts to prevent investigation into their son’s death.