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Ancient Egyptian Tombs Dating Back to the...

It's been nearly 80 years since travelers could set foot in what's described as Egypt's most beautiful ancient tombs. Now, the tombs of Mehu...

Who’s This? Whitewashed Bust of Queen Nefertiti...

  A reconstructed bust of ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti made its debut on NBC's "TODAY" show this week. However, the final product left many dumbfounded...

Yoga Enthusiast Creates Kemetic Yoga Mat Line...

Entrepreneur Lisa Brown is a life-long fitness enthusiast and she is looking to bridge her hobby of getting active with the African tradition of...

10 Things Other Than Sports, Singing and...

https://youtu.be/7WiKeuKN4js Black people were the first to develop mathematics in Africa 37,000 years ago, as it was the first method of counting. Africans in the...

Dr. Anthony Browder Reveals ‘The Most Significant...

Dr. Anthony Browder’s Asa Restoration Project helps unearth the tomb of an ancient Egyptian nobleman that is five times larger than King Tut's. He partnered...

‘Gods of Egypt’ Releases Posters – Twitter...

The recently announced film, Gods of Egypt, has continued Hollywood's infatuation with whitewashing Egypt or Kemet. The Alex Proyas film, which is set for...

6 Reasons Why the So-Called Diverse Cast...

Since the beginning of modern history, there has been an attempt to “whitewash” the history of Ancient Egypt. Many Egyptologists, historians, archaeologists and filmmakers have...

8 Amazing Things You May Not Know...

No one knows exactly how the Great Pyramid was constructed. The method by which the ancient Egyptians built the Great Pyramid is unknown. Many theories...

9 Engineering Feats Pulled Off by the...

According to the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, engineering occurs when the “knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences gained by study, experience,...

10 Mind-Blowing Things to Know About Education...

African knowledge was not only passed down orally. The notion that ancient African education was oral and not written is only a myth. In his...

ABS Exalts Black History: We Need to...

ABS Exalts Black History: Part V For the 2015 edition of Black History Month, we asked a team of talented writers and scholars to mimic...

20 Things You May Not Know About...

The World’s First Planned City Was in Egypt An Egyptian city called Kahun was the world’s first planned city. Plans for the city divided it...

6 Triumphant Uprisings by Black People That...

The Haitian Revolution The Haitian Revolution, which began in 1791, was one of the largest slave revolts in history and it was the only one...

The Way This Racist Archaeologist Skewed the...

Video By PBS "Rise Of The Black Pharaohs"

13 English Words That Were Originally Spoken...

Egypt The English name Egypt is derived from the Ancient Greek word for the country, Aígyptos. The Greek forms were borrowed from the late Egyptian...

12 Images Of Pharaohs That Prove Ancient...

Narmer (Reign: ca. 2650 B.C. -- 2632 B.C.) Narmer, also known as Menes, unified Upper and Lower Egypt for the first time and, therefore, founded the...

7 Persistent Myths About Ancient Egypt You...

Cleopatra Was Egyptian  Cleopatra VII Philopator (69 B.C. – Aug. 12, 30 B.C.) is likely the most well-known of all the ancient Egyptian queens. What many...

5 Neil deGrasse Tyson Quotes on ‘Cosmos’...

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson is a world-renowned astrophysicist who has won the admiration of the scientific community, and laymen alike, with his inviting and...

Researchers May Have Found First Case of...

Researchers have discovered the earliest confirmed case of cancer in a young man who lived in ancient Egypt. The discovery of a diseased skeleton dating...