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British sites yield mummies, but no King Tuts as found in Egypt

Archaeologists have found evidence of mummies in England.<p>Specifically, they found mummified remains in seven Bronze Age burial sites located throughout the British Isles.<p>The findings, published Wednesday in the journal Antiquity, suggests the art of mummification may have been more widespread in …

University of Sheffield

The 20 best breakfast recipes: part 4

Vivek Singh’s masala omelette<p>This is quite simply my kind of soul food. I remember taking masala omelette and bread in my lunch box pretty much every day of my 10-odd years of school. I don’t care if it’s cooked too much or soft, whether cold or hot, I can have a masala omelette any day of the …

Breakfast

King Tut's tomb hiding an even bigger prize?

<b>CAIRO</b> -- CBS News' Alex Ortiz was drawn to what could be the world's best-known archaeological zone, Egypt's famed Valley of the Kings, not for the …

Mist sprinklers outside Auschwitz are nothing like the showers in some Nazi gas chambers, museum says

Toronto — The Auschwitz-Birkenau museum is defending its decision to install overhead sprinklers outside the former Second World War concentration …

Auschwitz

25 Healthier Versions Of Your Favorite Desserts

This means they're basically salad, right?

Dessert

Infographic: The 10 Best Star Wars Fight Scenes

The good folks at MorphSuits have put together an infographic ranking the ten best Star Wars fight scenes! We here at the Suvudu home base definitely …

Homebase

The Real Housewives of Ancient Egypt Had 8-Foot-Long Prenups

Detail from the right side of an ancient Egyptian annuity contract. (Photo: Courtesy of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago)<p>Eight …

University of Chicago

12 of the Best Bento Box Lunch Ideas for Kids

The simplest definition of <i>bento</i> is a boxed lunch. But even though you’re thinking “inside the box,” bento boxes for your kiddos are meant to be cute and a little silly. Whether you consider yourself creatively challenged or not, you can make these lunch boxes a fun way to include your little one’s …

These No-Bake Granola Bars Are the Perfect After-School (or Work!) Snack

Going back to school can be tough after weeks of sunshine, playing games with friends and watching endless re-runs of <i>Phineas and Ferb</i>. Give your kids’ energy levels a boost with these flavor-packed granola bars — no baking required. They’re quick, nutritious and taste amazing with a little drizzle …

6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

Cooking

Scientists Figure Out How To Unboil Eggs

Next step: Unscrambling<p>It has often been said that you can't unscramble an egg. But you might be able to unboil one.<p>When you boil an egg, the heat causes the proteins inside the egg white to tangle and clump together, solidifying it. New research published in <i>ChemBioChem</i> by scientists at UC Irvine …

Eggs