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A mummy is a deceased human or an animal whose skin and organs have been preserved by ... In addition to the well-known mummies of ancient Egypt, deliberate mummification was a feature of several an...

Ancient Egypt Mummies and the Afterlife for Kids

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It was very important to ancient Egyptian religious beliefs that the human body was preserved. A method of artificial preservation, called mummification was ...

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Egyptian Mummies

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The methods of embalming, or treating the dead body, that the ancient Egyptians used is called mummification. Using special processes, the Egyptians removed ...

Egyptian Mummification - Discovering Ancient Egypt

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Egyptian embalmers were so skilled that people mummified four thousand years ago still have skin, hair and recognizable features such as scars and tattoos.

Mummification in Ancient Egypt - Museum of Science, Boston

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In ancient Egypt, mummification was considered integral to one's afterlife. The mummified body provided a place for a person's ba, or spirit, to return to the body  ...

Egyptian Mummies - History for Kids

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To understand Egyptian mummies you have to first know about their religious beliefs. Ancient Egyptians believed in many gods and that when a person died ...

Ancient Egyptian Mummies - Crystalinks

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Ancient Egyptian Mummies. Most often when we think of mummification, what comes to mind is ancient Egypt, especially the times of the Pharaohs. Although ...

How were ancient Egyptians mummified? - Australian Museum

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Sep 25, 2015 ... The Egyptians had a long tradition of mummifying their wealthy dead.

Ancient Egyptian History for Kids: Mummies - Ducksters

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Kids learn about Ancient Egyptian Mummies. The afterlife of this world civilization .

How to Make a Mummy Video - Ancient Egypt - HISTORY.com

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A step by step process of how a body was prepared for mummification. The brain was removed along with all other major organs except the heart.

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Mummification - Ancient Egypt

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Interactive features allow the user to learn about how bodies were prepared, examine a mummy and its coffin, and take a journey through the underworld.

Mummification in Ancient Egypt (Article) - Ancient History ...

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Jan 18, 2012 ... Mummification is a type of preservation of the dead that was most notably practiced by the Ancient Egyptians. During the Old Kingdom (2750 ...

NOVA - Official Website | The Afterlife in Ancient Egypt - PBS

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Jan 3, 2006 ... In this interview, Ikram, an Egyptologist at the American University in Cairo, sheds light on why mummification was practiced in ancient Egypt, ...