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learning how ancient Egyptians mummified their dead
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Manning and Victoria Egerton, who are professors at the College of Charleston and the University of Manchester, have spent years studying the chemistry of feathers, how dinosaurs are preserved, processes of fossilization and mummified dinosaurs.
An Arizona man convicted of murdering two people who were found mummified in a box in the backyard of his mother’s home was sentenced this week to die for his crime, PEOPLE confirms.
The Torajans on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, for example, mummify deceased relatives and keep them in their homes, talking to them and feeding them.
Lluis Penuelas Reixach, the secretary general of the Gala-Salvador Dali Foundation, said Dali's remains — including his mustache — are well preserved and mummified after an embalming process was applied 27 years ago.
A separate lineage accounts for the felines shown in Egyptian tomb paintings and that were mummified and buried alongside their presumably adoring human companions.
In Saigon Plaza, canvases are haphazardly draped over metal girders to form a roof, mummifying the building’s original architecture.
The remains of cats have been found mummified in Egypt, in Viking graves and in various sites in the Mediterranean.
The remains of Khnummose (which may have been mummified) were found next to those of a woman who may have been his wife.
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- a mummified fetus
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