Sunday, June 25, 2006

Tomb Raiders

Posted By on Sun, Jun 25, 2006 at 4:00 AM

Researchers from the University of Memphis are unsure what they'll find when they examine the last of seven ancient coffins found in the first tomb uncovered in Egypt's Valley of the Kings since King Tut's in 1922.

"I can't control what is there," said Dr. Otto Schaden, team leader of the archaeologists who made the discovery. "So it doesn't do any good to have false hopes or high hopes or low hopes."

So begins a nice story in USA Today on the U of M research team's further exploits in Egypt. To read the whole thing, go here.

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