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Ancient Egypt

The mysteries of ancient Egypt mysteries, its origins, its monuments and theories.

30,000 Years Ago Yesterday
The giant figures at Nasca illustrate the events in the Creation Texts of ancient Egypt, this article says, and have their origin in the Alaskan Era, 30,000 years ago.

Advanced Machining in Ancient Egypt
Did the ancient Egyptians use some lost technology to machine the stones of their pyramids and temples? Christopher Dunn presents his evidence.

The Age of the Sphinx
Robert Bauval offers his evidence that the Sphinx was built over 10,000 years ago. The mystery deepens with evidence of a secret hypogeum beneath the Sphinx.

Ancient Egyptian Treasures in Grand Canyon?
On April 5th, 1909, there appeared a front page story in the Arizona Gazette. It told of an archeological expedition in the heart of the Grand Canyon funded by the Smithsonian Institute.

Ancient Egypt - Link with Australia
Egyptian hieroglyphs found in New South Wales tell the tale of early Egyptian explorers, injured and stranded, in ancient Australia. The enigmatic carvings were first sighted them in the early 1900s.

Crete: The Egyptian Island of the Dead?
Crete has been the home to an enigmatic civilisation for more than 3,000 years. Could it be that the island, however, was an Egyptian colony, with care for the dead their primary occupation?

Cydonia, Mars and the Stones of Fire
Compares the "face on Mars" with the Sphinx at Giza, Egypt - with religious overtones.

The Egyptian Underworld, Edgar Cayce's Hall of Records, and the Star S
An interview with Andrew Collins, on the existence of an Egyptian Underworld, the stuff of ancient Egyptian legends and myths, and the location of Edgar Cayce's psychic impressions of an ancient "Hall of Records."

The Emerald Tablets Cited Records Vault and Giza Geometry
An advanced race built the Giza complex, this site says, of which Thoth was the architect. Thoth, an Atlantean Priest-King, founded a colony in Egypt and left writings known to modern occultists as the Emerald Tablets.

Explore the Pyramids
PBS's "Nova" TV series takes you on a virtual tour of the pyramids and the Sphinx; also interviews the Director of Giza.

The Great Pyramid
Tons of great information about the Great Pyramid at Giza, including geometry and construction, the Orion mystery, some amazing facts - and some of Edgar Cayce's readings about it.

Great Pyramid: Ancient Mystery Unraveled
Just about everything you need to know about the Great Pyramid at Giza, including the various theories surrounding its origin and meaning.

How the Great Pyramid of Giza Could Shine Like a Star
It was originally covered with casing stones made of highly polished limestone. These casing stones reflected the sun's light and made the pyramid shine like a jewel.

The Mystery of the Sphinx
There are no written records in Egyptian hieroglyphics regarding the construction of the Sphinx. So who built it, when and why?

Pharaoh's Pump Foundation
Edward J. Kunkel says he's discovered how the great pyramid at Giza was built - and why. It involves water and pumps, and is rather interesting.

Pyramids: Cast, Poured, or Both?
Professor Michel Barsoum and colleagues have found scientific evidence that parts of the Great Pyramids of Giza were built using an early form of concrete, debunking an age old myth that they were built using only cut limestone blocks.

Pyramids of Mars and Egypt
A side-by-side comparison of the pyramids on both planets, and the many characteristics that link them.

Redating the Sphinx
A new look at the Sphinx, estimating that it could be far older than the generally accepted 5,000 to 7,000 years. And if it is, who built it... and why?

The Sphinx
Long a subject of controversy, the Sphinx remains an enigma. This excellent page provides great background (and photos), its mystery, the age controversy - and more.

What is Wrong with the Sphinx?
Have you ever thought there was something seriously wrong with the Sphinx? Next time you are there (assuming you are so fortunate as to be able to go), just stop and look closely. What do you see?

Who Built the Pyramids?
This is PBS's "Nova"'s take on the construction of the pyramids, dismissing any notion that that were built by aliens or with any advanced technology. Well done.

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