Physicist and video game designer Seamus Blackley extracted yeast from ancient Egyptian pottery and used it to make a delicious sourdough bread.
The King Userkaf pyramid complex at Saqqara is the final resting place for cats and scarab beetles—and it still contains unopened tombs.
Ubisoft's beautiful recreation of a lost city is built on shaky foundations.
Now known for her beauty, in ancient times, Nefertiti kickstarted religious reform, presided over a cultural revolution, and may well have ruled Egypt in her own right.
It's not perfect, but when so many games exoticize the culture, the latest Assassin's Creed gives it some life.
The cycle of violence and vengeance is alive and well in 'Origins,' but its best moments are quieter.
How light from alien stars and galaxies revealed a hidden chamber within the mother of all heritage sites.
The newly announced Discovery Tour Mode in 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' will act like an enhanced photo mode.
Medical imaging slices through mummies while leaving them unperturbed.