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The display includes replicas of biblical archaeological discoveries such as the Rosetta Stone discovered in 1798 which unlocked the mysterious Egyptian hieroglyphic writing. Mark Wilson, who has a passionate interest in biblical archaeology, history ...
Dozens drown after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt's coast
ROSETTA, Egypt (AP) — Survivors, some handcuffed to hospital beds, described watching women and children drown after an overcrowded migrant boat capsized off Egypt's coast, as Egyptian authorities said Thursday 51 bodies had been recovered and an ...
Egypt shipwreck: Four arrested, 'death toll 'to rise'
Dozens Killed After Migrant Boat Capsizes off Egyptian Coast
Over 42 killed as migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
From Stonehenge to Easter Island: Where to see the world's most famous stones
The Rosetta Stone is an ancient Egyptian slate that bears a decree issued on behalf of King Ptolemy V in BC196. The stone was used to construct Fort Julien, near the Egyptian town of Rosetta, in medieval times and was rediscovered by French troops in ...
At least 162 bodies are recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck as survivors reveal how the ship had begun sinking ...
Many of the missing are believed to be children and women who were unable to swim away when the boat sank. Wahdan el-Sayyed, the spokesman of the Nile Delta province of Beheira, provided the latest figures and said the search operation was ongoing.
Over 140 bodies recovered from Egypt refugee shipwreck
At least 162 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck
Egypt: 170 bodies found so far in refugee boat disaster
An Egyptian Health Ministry official said a total of 170 bodies have been pulled from the water as of Monday, five days after a boat carrying about 600 migrants and refugees capsised in the Mediterranean while attempting to head to Europe. The death ...
Europe's Rosetta probe lands on comet after 12 years
The European Space Agency (ESA) has completed its Rosetta space probe mission with a landing on a comet 720 million km away, according to mission control. Rosetta collided with the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko after more than 12 years in space ...
The Spacecraft Rosetta Died to 'Go Out Now in True Rock 'n' Roll Style'
Egyptian court jails 56 over migrant boat shipwreck
This file photo taken on September 28, 2016 shows people gathering on the quay as a wreck of a migrant boat raised by the Egyptian navy and maritime rescuers arrives in the Egyptian port city of Rosetta. ( AFP file photo). This file photo taken on ...
56 jail terms for Egypt migrant shipwreck
Haunting moment the wreckage of a migrant boat and at least 33 bodies are pulled from the sea in Egypt - taking the ...
Survivors said up to 450 migrants had been crowded aboard the fishing trawler when it keeled over off the port city of Rosetta on September 21, including an estimated 100 in its hold. The Egyptian military said 163 people had been rescued, meaning the ...
Egypt arrests 23 accused of migrant trafficking on Wednesday
Montblanc's latest UNICEF collection aims to pass on the Gift of Writing with a little help from Hugh Jackman
The Rosetta Stone inscribed with decree of pharaoh Ptolemy Epiphanes (205-180 BC) in three languages, Greek, Hieroglyphic and Demotic script. Discovered near Rosetta in Egypt in 1799, became key to deciphering Egyptian inscriptions Credit: REX.
Landslide on a comet in deep-space: Rosetta orbiter captures 70-meter cliff collapse revealing the pristine icy core
Image of the comet's exposed icy core taken from Rosetta's OSIRIS (Optical, Spectroscopic, and Infrared Remote Imaging System) camera, one of several imaging systems aboard the probe. The white arrow shows the area where the comet's Aswan cliff ...
Collapsing cliff reveals comet's interior / Rosetta / Space Science / Our Activities / ESA
Surface changes on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko suggest a more active past | Science
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