Jaime Thompson

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Eternal Egypt

The wheel was known in ancient Egypt as early as the Old Kingdom, but the horse-drawn chariot was introduced much later by the Hyksos, who migrated …

Ivory and Stone Bracelets of Tutankhamun | Travel

<b>Story Views</b><p>Both these pieces were regarded as anklets by Carter, but it seems more probable that they were bracelets. Flexible bead anklets fastened …

King Tut's Death Mask and Its Meaning

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

National Geographic Magazine

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Entering King Tut's Tomb, 1923

Entering King Tut's Tomb, 1923<p>Egypt's Valley of the Kings is a desolate place. Located near the Nile River across from the ancient city of Thebes …

Content of King Tut's Tomb

<b>Content of King Tut's Tomb - Tutankhamun<br>The content of the King Tut's tomb contained such fabulous treasures that the very thought fills people with</b> …

Ancient History

Tutankhamun's death mask damaged: Beard knocked off then stuck back on with wrong glue

Tutankhamun's death mask has been damaged by conservators at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.<p>The blue and gold beard on King Tut's burial mask was …

Beads Found In Danish Grave Linked To King Tut's Death Mask

After taking a new look at a pair of ancient cobalt beads, archaeologists now believe these Bronze Age artifacts may have been manufactured in the same workshop as the blue glass on King Tut’s death mask.<p>If that’s the case, an extensive trade network likely ran from ancient Denmark to Egypt and …

Tutankhamun’s unbroken rope seal

This is the rope seal securing the doors of Tutankhamun’s tomb, unbroken for more than 3200 years until shortly after Harry Burton took this photo in …

Archaeology

Asymmetrical Apartment Design with Undulating Surfaces in Singapore

<b>KNQ Associates</b> sent us photos and information of an asymmetrical apartment that their chief designer <b>Stanley Tham</b> completed in Singapore. Introducing …

This Glass Cabin Begs for a Home With Garden Views

It's the ultimate "she shed" — and has a surprising amount of storage space.<p>Why are she sheds are <i>way</i> better than man caves? Well for one thing, they're above ground. And if you want to truly be surrounded by nature while relaxing in your backyard retreat, this glass-walled cabin is the perfect …

Man Caves

13 Scandinavian Trends About to Take the States by Storm

Coming soon to stylish Instagram accounts everywhere: wooden chairs and cacti. (Yes, cacti.)<p>Coming soon to stylish Instagram accounts everywhere: wooden chairs, pops of blue, and cacti. (Yes, cacti.)

8 Creative Swaps for the Traditional Coffee Table

Living Rooms

Articles about three story home buenos aires easy garden access on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this new feature, we present an architectural insider’s guide to a great design destination.<p>A design lover's guide to the Argentine capital.<p>A creative office remodel for a local motion graphics studio.<p>With a design philosophy—and materials—passed down from a renowned Argentine architect, a …

Articles about instagram account we love danish modern furniture done right on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our October issue, Jens Risom’s granddaughter pays tribute to the maestro’s life and career.<p>This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>This cozy yet minimal home is filled to its high ceilings with ceramics, fresh bread, and …

6 Paint Colors You Only Think You Hate

This will have you seeing pink, orange and red in a whole new light.<p>The paint aisle is full of both inspiration and opinions, and some colors never get a fair shake. But color pros Tobi Fairley and Amy Krane are here to explain why you may want to rethink those underrated hues.

Interior Design

An Ode to the Color Pink

Whatever the shade, this hue always (always!) makes us smile.<p>Pink has an undeserved reputation of being saccharine, weak, or childish. We profoundly disagree. Though it brings to mind bubblegum and tutus, the color also has an agreeable sophistication — and a place in every room. Whether you go for …

Audrey Hepburn

King Tut's mask repaired after 'close shave'

Was the priceless funeral mask of King Tutankhamun damaged and hastily glued back together? CNN's Amir Daftari reports.

Turner Broadcasting

Tomb of Tutankhamun

Tutankhamun's tomb was discovered in November 1922 by the archaeologists Howard Carter and the fifth Earl of Carnarvon.<p>The discovery was an important …

Archaeology

Digging up trouble: beware the curse of King Tutankhamun

Photograph: Lord Carnarvon/Griffith Institute, University of Oxford<p>Left to right: James Henry Breasted, Harry Burton, Alfred Lucas, Arthur Callender, Arthur Mace, Howard Carter and Alan Gardiner eat lunch in the tomb of Ramesses XI in 1923. Photograph: Lord Carnarvon/Griffith Institute, University …

Recreating the sound of Tutankhamun's trumpets

<b>Tutankhamun's trumpet was one of the rare artefacts stolen from the Cairo Museum during the recent uprising. The 3,000-year-old instrument is rarely played, but a 1939 BBC radio recording captured its haunting sound.</b><p>Among the "wonderful things" Howard Carter described as he peered by candlelight …

Tutankhamun's Tomb First Entered On Nov. 26, 1922 (PHOTOS)

Howard Carter's hands were trembling when he first set eyes on the chambers of the tomb of King Tutankhamun. It was Nov. 26, 1922, and just weeks before, Carter had stumbled upon the stairs leading to the burial site while he dug near the tomb of Rameses VI.<p>"At first I could see nothing, the hot …

Oxford's Ashmolean exhibition reveals real curse of Tutankhamun

When news broke in the spring of 1923 of the discovery of the treasure-stuffed tomb of the Egyptian boy king Tutankhamun, the world went mad.<p>The New York Times correspondent reported slightly irritably from Luxor: "there is only one topic of conversation… one cannot escape the name of Tut-Ankh-Amun …