Mysterious Egyptian Cemetery Holds A Million Mummies

December 18, 2014 5:23 PM

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An Egyptian cemetery that archaeologists have been studying for decades apparently holds more than a million mummies, though where exactly all these burials came from remains a mystery, according to new research.

The remains of one mummified child, estimated to be 18 months old at the time of her death, were the most recent unearthing from the site, literally making her one in a million. She reportedly entered her final resting place in Fag el-Gamous cemetery - which means "Way of the Water Buffalo," after a...

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