Egyptian Mummies

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (repost)  

Posted by libr at Nov. 24, 2015
Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (repost)

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science by Rosalie David
English | ISBN: 0521865794 | edition 2008 | PDF | 326 pages | 18,5 mb

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (repost)  

Posted by interes at April 12, 2013
Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (repost)

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science by Rosalie David
English | ISBN: 0521865794 | edition 2008 | PDF | 326 pages | 18,5 mb

Egyptian mummies have always aroused popular and scientific interest; however, most modern studies, although significantly increased in number and range, have been published in specialist journals.

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (Repost)  

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 10, 2011
Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (Repost)

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | ISBN: 0521865794 | edition 2008 | PDF | 326 pages | 17,7 mb

Egyptian mummies have always aroused popular and scientific interest; however, most modern studies, although significantly increased in number and range, have been published in specialist journals. Now, this unique book, written by a long-established team of scientists based at the University of Manchester (England), brings this exciting, cross-disciplinary area of research to a wider readership.

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (Re-upload)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Lovely at Nov. 9, 2009
Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science (Re-upload)

Rosalie Ann David "Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science"
Published by Cambridge University Press | Publication date : February 2008 | ISBN : 0521865794 | PDF | 344 pages | English | 16.5 MB

Egyptian mummies have always aroused popular and scientific interest; however, most modern studies, although significantly increased in number and range, have been published in specialist journals. Now, this unique book, written by a long-established team of scientists based at the University of Manchester (England), brings this exciting, cross-disciplinary area of research to a wider readership. Its main aim is to show how this team's multidisciplinary, investigative methods and the unique resource of the Egyptian Mummy Tissue Bank are being used for the new major international investigations of disease evolution and ancient Egyptian pharmacy and pharmacology.

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science  

Posted by kasaka at April 20, 2008
Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science

Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science
Cambridge University Press| ISBN: 0521865794 | 2008-02-04 | PDF | 334 pages | 16.6 MB

Egyptian mummies have always aroused popular and scientific interest; however, most modern studies, although significantly increased in number and range, have been published in specialist journals. Now, this unique book, written by a long-established team of scientists based at the University of Manchester (England), brings this exciting, cross-disciplinary area of research to a wider readership. Its main aim is to show how this team's multidisciplinary, investigative methods and the unique resource of the Egyptian Mummy Tissue Bank are being used for the new major international investigations of disease evolution and ancient Egyptian pharmacy and pharmacology. It also assesses the current status of palaeopathology and ancient DNA research, and treatments available for conserving mummified remains. Descriptions of the historical development of Egyptian mummifications and medicine and detailed references to previous scientific investigations provide the context for firsthand accounts of cutting-edge research by prominent specialists in this field, demonstrating how these techniques can contribute to a new perspective on Egyptology.

IMAX - Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs (2007) (Repost)  

Posted by Polik88 at June 19, 2013
IMAX - Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs (2007) (Repost)

IMAX - Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs (2007) (Repost)
HDTV | English | MKV (H264) 29.970 fps 3113 Kbps | 1280x720 | AC3 448 Kbps 48.0 khz | 38mn 39s | 0.98 GB
Genre: Documentary

Modern science provides us with a fascinating glimpse into the ancient world as researchers and archeologists explore the mysteries of the Egyptian mummies. By reconstructing DNA gathered from the pharaohs, contemporary scientists may be able to learn more about human genetics and develop innovative medical treatments for deadly diseases.
Discovery Channel - Mysteries of the Alaskan Mummies (2001)

Discovery Channel - Mysteries of the Alaskan Mummies (2001)
HDTV | English | MKV (H264) 29.970 fps 4402 Kbps | 1280x720 | AC3 384 Kbps 48.0 khz | 42mn 57s | 1.47 GB
Genre: Documentary

Halfway around the world from Egypt, hundreds of mummies have been found in the Aleutian Islands of the Alaskan coast, preserved in much the same way as Egyptian mummies but in a harsher climate. These mummies, curled in the fetal position, are yielding their mysteries to science.

PBS - NOVA: Animal Mummies (2015)  

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 29, 2015
PBS - NOVA: Animal Mummies (2015)

PBS - NOVA: Animal Mummies (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2006 Kbps | 53mn 6s | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 926 MiB
Genre: Documentary

From baboons to bulls, crocodiles to cows, a vast menagerie of animal mummies lie buried in Egyptian catacombs. Hi-tech imaging is now revealing what's inside the bundles and the strange role that animals played in ancient Egyptian beliefs.
BBC - 70 Million Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret (2015)

BBC - 70 Million Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1776 Kbps | 58mn 46s | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 747 MiB
Genre: Documentary

Series exploring topical scientific issues. The Horizon team investigate the use of modern medical technology to scan Egyptian animal mummies from museums across the world.
Mummies around the World: An Encyclopedia of Mummies in History, Religion, and Popular Culture

Mummies around the World: An Encyclopedia of Mummies in History, Religion, and Popular Culture by Matt Cardin
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1610694198 | 470 pages | PDF | 4,5 MB