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Great Pyramid Of Giza Is Slightly Lopsided
Offbeat  (tags: Giza Pyramid, Egypt, Pharaoh, Khufu, Death, Tomb, Afterlife )

Fiona
- 101 days ago - livescience.com
Built for the pharaoh Khufu about 4,500 years ago, the Great Pyramid at Giza is considered a wonder of the ancient world. Please note, comment, forward.
Nonhuman 'Hands' Found in Prehistoric Rock Art
Offbeat  (tags: hand paintings, hand stencils, rock wall art, Sahara Desert, Egypt, Wadi Sura, Cave of the Swimmers, prehistoric art )

Barbara
- 208 days ago - livescience.com
The roughly 8,000-year-old 'hands' painted on a rock wall in the Sahara Desert aren't human at all, as researchers originally thought, but are actually stencils of the 'hands' or forefeet, of the desert monitor lizard, a new study finds. <br /> Thes
Motorcycle Gunmen Open Fire on Tourists Boarding a Bus in Cairo on Road Leading to the Pyramids
Offbeat  (tags: Egypt, gunmen, Cairo, pyramids, tourists )

Scooby
- 267 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire on tourists as they boarded a bus in Cairo, security sources said.
Lion Turns on Trainer During Circus Performance in Egypt - Video
Offbeat  (tags: video, attack, lion, cirus, trainer injured, Egypt )

Angie
- 601 days ago - nydailynews.com
A stunning 40-second video captured Faten El-Helw obliviously dancing and waving to audience members during a Thursday night performance as a massive cat begins crouching in the screen's corner.
Egypt Warns of Muslim Brotherhood Organizations in U.S.
Offbeat  (tags: Muslim Brotherhood, Islam, Muslims, Egypt, CAIR, government, protection, safety, society )

Penny
- 621 days ago - clarionproject.org
An Egyptian government website features a warning that the Muslim Brotherhood has a lobby in the U.S. disguised as civil society organizations.
Egyptian Sumo Star Osunaarashi Focuses on Wrestling His Way to the Top
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Japan, sumo wrestling, Osunaarashi, egypt )

Naoko
- 628 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Kintaro Osunaarashi, whose real name is Abdelrahman Ahmed Shaalan, was raised in the suburbs of Giza, a city southwest of Cairo that's home to the famed ancient pyramids.
Million Mummy Mystery: Egyptian Cemetery With 1mn Bodies Stumps Scientists
Offbeat  (tags: Africa, Egypt, History )

Ray
- 652 days ago - rt.com
An ancient cemetery in Egypt contains 1 million bodies, according to a team of archeologists who discovered the burial ground. What the site represents remains a mystery, as the scientists are still puzzled about where exactly all the people came from.
Million-Mummy Cemetery Unearthed in Egypt
Offbeat  (tags: mummies, egypt, common people, buried, humans, interesting, odd, unusual )

Angie
- 652 days ago - msn.com
The remains of a child, laid to rest more than 1,500 years ago when the Roman Empire controlled Egypt, was found in an ancient cemetery that contains more than 1 million mummies, according to a team of archaeologists from Brigham Young University in Provo
EGYPT: Close Down All 7 Governmental Zoos That Are Nothing Less Than Hell Holes!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Egypt, suffering, crime, ethics, protection, safety, wildlife )

Gillian
- 752 days ago - change.org
The animals are starving and dying in the seven governmental zoos of Egypt and they need YOUR help! The animals in the zoos of Egypt are in dire need of medical attention and proper care, and the Egyptian activists need our help to put pressure on the
Egypt Votes To Dissolve The Obama-Supported Muslim Brotherhood
Offbeat  (tags: Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood )

Beatrice
- 782 days ago - beforeitsnews.com
Egypt's highest administrative court dissolved Saturday the political party of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and ordered its assets liquidated, in the latest move against the 86-year old Islamist group.
Egypt: Deadly Risks, But Female Genital Mutilation Persists
Offbeat  (tags: genital mutilation, Girl, Egypt )

Ray
- 870 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A doctor will stand trial for the first time in Egypt on charges of female genital mutilation after the death of a 13-year-old girl last year. The girl's father, who took her to the clinic, is also being tried in the landmark prosecution.
Egyptian Man Arrests Swan on Suspicion of Spying
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, Egypt, crazy, swan, arrest, spy, suspicion, funny )

Giana
- 1124 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
An Egyptian man has performed a citizen's arrest on a swan, taking it to police on suspicion of being a spy.
BET YOU DIDN'T KNOW THIS! Egyptian Cleric Abu Islam: Christianity Emerged From P-NIS Worship!
Offbeat  (tags: Egypt, Cleric Abu Islam, Christianity P-nis worship, Christian women use dogs for husbands )

Beth
- 1307 days ago - memri.org
Also he says that Christian Women Raise Dogs to Replace Husbands. (2-13-13, Al-Omma TV) Well he swears to Allah several times that this is the absolute truth, so how could he be lying? Right? See video: http://www.memri.org/clip/en/0/0/0/0/0/0/3755.htm
Egyptian Farmer Calls Two-Headed Calf 'A Miracle'
Offbeat  (tags: cow, calf, two-headed, Egypt, miracle )

Naoko
- 2279 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
CAIRO (AP) - A farmer in northern Egypt says his cow has given birth to a two-headed calf that he calls a "divine miracle."
 

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