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Mystery Solved? A New Theory About Why Egypt Stopped Building Pyramids

Mystery Solved? A New Theory About Why Egypt Stopped Building Pyramids

The Atlantic - Rebecca J. Rosen

Is it possible they were too perfect? STRUCTUREmag When structural engineer Peter James arrived at the Bent Pyramid, 25 miles south of Cairo, his task was to inspect* the structure's remaining "cladding" -- its smooth exterior envelope. Why was it crumbling? The foundation seemed completely stable. …

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