TITLE

EGYPT'S CHAMBER OF SECRETS

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;1/6/2006, Vol. 84 Issue 15, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that scientists are sending a robot to crawl through two mysterious passageways in the Great Pyramid of Khufu at Giza. There are a lot of public speculations about the pyramid. It describes the peculiar passageways. A remarks from Zahi Hawass, secretary general of the Supreme Court of Antiquities of Egypt is presented.
ACCESSION #
19435429

 

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