The Egypt Archives
Report From Egypt
Exclusive: Correspondent Jeffrey Bartholet reports from Saqqara and Cairo on the status of the ancient artifacts.
Photos: Egyptian Artifacts Damaged
Mummies were decapitated and statues were snapped apart by looters at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo as protests continued.
King Tut Revealed
Modern forensics and high-tech imaging offer new insights into his life—and death.
The She-King of Egypt
What motivated Hatshepsut to rule ancient Egypt as a man while her stepson stood in the shadows? Her mummy, and her true story, have come to light.
The Black Pharaohs
An ignored chapter of history tells of a time when kings from deep in Africa conquered ancient Egypt.
The Judas Gospel
An ancient text lost for 1,700 years says Christ's betrayer was his truest disciple.
Valley of the Whales
An Egyptian desert, once an ocean, holds the secret to one of evolution’s most remarkable transformations.
Life Along the Nile
We know more about ancient Egypt than any other culture from that time. Many mysteries remain, however—shine a light on some of them with this quiz.