The partially mummified remains of an urbane Pompeii resident have been discovered in a tomb outside the city center.
Researchers have analyzed the mummified bodies of two extinct Ice Age lion cubs in unprecedented detail.
A newly discovered instruction manual for embalming mummies in ancient Egypt contains the earliest known description of these mysterious techniques.
An ancient Egyptian mummy was damaged and then wrapped in an unusual mud carapace.
Archaeologists have found a 2,000-year-old mummy with a gold tongue at an ancient Egyptian site called Taposiris Magna.
A man who died of constipation more than 1,000 years ago survived on just grasshoppers for months, his mummy has revealed.
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