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5.3m views14 Modern People Who Turned Into Mummies Before They Were FoundAre mummies real? Sadly, when a person with no family passes, their body is often left unnoticed for days or weeks - sometimes, th...
Mummies
7.3m viewsPreserved For 500 Years, The Mummies Of Llullaillaco Show What Incan Child Sacrifices EntailedIn 1999, three 500-year-old mummies were discovered near the peak of the Llullaillaco Volcano on the Chile-Argentina border. They ...
Whoa Facts
1.1m views14 Strange and Gruesome Facts About Bog BodiesIn 1640, a strange body was discovered in the peat bogs of Shalkholz Fen, Germany. It was intact but ancient, and it became the fi...
Ancient History
1.5m viewsThis 2,500-Year-Old Mummy Was Found Covered In Mysterious Tattoos And Holding A Satchel Of WeedOne of the most remarkable mummies in the world is the Ukok Princess, a woman who lived in Siberia at least five centuries BCE. Al...
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730.1k views12 Things You Didn't Know About Sokushinbutsu, A.K.A. Self-MummificationIt seems impossible that someone could mummify themselves. But that's exactly what sokushinbutsu is. This self-mummification was a...
Weird
203.2k views15 Bizarre Mummification Practices From Around The WorldMost people know about mummies in ancient Egypt, and have maybe even seen one or two in a museum. We know the traditions involving...
Mysteries
477k viewsThe Haunting Corpse Of Lady Dai Is The Most Perfect Mummy In Existence - And You Can Visit Her TodayIn 1971, workers were excavating an air raid shelter in Changsha, China, when they uncovered an archaeological find that fascinate...
Death
1.3m viewsWhat The Most Famous Mummies Looked Like When They Were AliveMummies give us tangible examples of what the people of the past were really like, preserving the flesh, skin, and hair that can h...
History
192.5k viewsThe Bizarre Ancient Practice of 'Honey Mummies'Properly-encapsulated honey is well-known for having an eternal shelf life. Ancient Arabia took advantage of this fact when they d...
Whoa Facts
940.4k viewsThe Horrifying Story Behind 'The Screaming Mummy'Everyone loves a good mummy, but one of the most fascinating stories about these wrapped legends doesn't have anything to do with ...
Graveyard Shift
98.6k views11 Gross Steps In The Disgusting Process of Mummifying A Dead BodyIn case you’ve ever wondered how to make a mummy, get ready to find out - and possibly gag a little. For some, the word "mummy" co...
History
112.4k viewsAll About Imhotep, The Egyptian Polymath Who Is The Exact Opposite Of The Villain From 'The Mummy'The Mummy franchise traces its roots to the 1930s, when Boris Karloff portrayed the historic embalmed character at the height of t...
Mummies
21.7k viewsThe Chinchorro Mummies Are The Oldest In The World - And They're Starting To Turn To GooThough many people typically associate mummies with Egypt, the oldest-known civilization to partake in mummification practices liv...
Mummies
198.4k viewsInside The Salt Mine Where 'Natural' Mummies Were Trapped For Thousands Of YearsMummies may be best known as the monsters who have terrified generations thanks to the films of Universal Studios. While the proce...
Ancient Egypt
20.5k viewsAncient Egyptians Mummified Animals, TooMost people have heard about Ancient Egyptian mummies, whether it was in a museum or a classroom. They are one of the enduring sym...
Mummies
25.5k viewsHow (And Why) Europe’s Mysterious Bog Bodies Were Naturally MummifiedBog bodies have fascinated the public since they were first discovered in Denmark in the 1700s. Scientists today continue to ponde...
Mummies
35.1k viewsWhy Sicily Was The Mummy Capital Of EuropeThe Capuchin Monastery in Palermo, Sicily, began interring the remains of members of their order in the catacombs beneath the city...
Egypt
18.6k viewsApparently Ancient Egyptian Women Had Sex Changes When They Died To Become Transgender MummiesAncient Egyptian mummies have fascinated the world for centuries and Egyptian beliefs about the afterlife are just as intriguing. ...
Death
10.9k viewsThe History Of TaxidermyThe history of taxidermy as both an art form and a scientific learning aid often gets lost amid pop culture portrayals of poorly s...
Ancient History
30.9k viewsAll About The Cotton King And Other Incan Mummy BundlesThe preservation of Egyptian mummies was a religious ritual meant to provide those who had passed with their worldly possessions a...