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Thousands of years ago, the ancient Egyptians created a blue pigment which they used in their depictions of gods and royalty. Derived from calcium copper silicate, the substance is now known as Egyptian blue – and it could be used to both save power and generate electricity... Continue Reading Ancient Egyptian pigment may find use on power-saving roofs Category: Science Tags:
Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, also known as Shawkan, has been awarded the 2018 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano Press Freedom Prize. Shawkan has been in jail since August 2013 after being arrested for covering the August 2013 Rabaa massacre. He’s also facing the death penalty after the prosecutor reportedly called for it last year.#Egypt New hearing journalist @ShawkanZeid March 31Not rel
the repeating wooden panel walls and the intricate horoscope like sunroof shine down, creating calculated yet mysterious patterns of light.The post the poetic repetition of this embassy in lisbon alludes to its ancient egyptian roots appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
thinking of designing the space of the ‘urban market’ means rethinking the role of ‘free space’ within the dense morphological and social fabric of the city.The post egyptian pavilion of venice architecture biennale plans renewal of free trade spaces appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Using infrared imaging technology a team at the British Museum has uncovered tattoos on two ancient Egyptian mummies, revealing the oldest ever discovered examples of figurative tattoos...Continue Reading Ancient tattoos uncovered on 5,000-year-old Egyptian mummiesCategory: ScienceTags: Archeology British Museum TattooRelated Articles: This iceman wou is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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