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Egyptologist Risks Life, Career to Expose Looting

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 1220 days ago -
Dr. Monica Hanna, an Egyptian archaeologist, surveys the burial grounds in Abu Sir al Malaq. 'You see dogs playing with human bones, children scavenging for pottery and painted sarcophagi. You also find very well mummified fragments. It is very macabre

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Malgorzata Zmuda (195)
Tuesday June 18, 2013, 1:23 pm
dzięki za info

Deborah W. (6)
Tuesday June 18, 2013, 1:36 pm
Anytime there is a quick, free buck to be made. This is no different than the looters of fire-burn victims' houses, wildfire "responders" mixed in with the real thing, flood-ravaged areas abandoned for safety reasons while under cover of night the scum slides in.

The human race is infested with this disease and it seems to be spreading. Embarrassed to be a member of the family of man, we could be so much greater than this, helping one another rather than hurting one another.

Kerrie G. (118)
Tuesday June 18, 2013, 1:40 pm
Noted, thanks.

Birgit W. (159)
Tuesday June 18, 2013, 1:55 pm

Debra Tate (17)
Tuesday June 18, 2013, 2:06 pm
Signed and noted! Thanks!

Robert Hardy (68)
Tuesday June 18, 2013, 9:49 pm
Brave woman. Foolish people. Who will they be when all of it is lost?

Fi T. (21)
Wednesday June 19, 2013, 5:24 am
We can learn from the past

Chelsie H. (19)
Wednesday June 19, 2013, 5:25 am
Noted; thank you for sharing.

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Thursday June 20, 2013, 3:11 am

. (0)
Sunday June 23, 2013, 10:42 am
With the extremist government in power, the past means nothing. The power of the present is what's important.
I give this woman a lot of credit for trying to salvage the past.
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