CT scanning involves X-raying at many different angles and causes no damage to the mummies. The scans reveal similarities and differences in the ways in which these ancient Egyptians were mummified.
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By preserving the body, ancient Egyptians believed it was possible for a person to live on in the afterlife. Only those who could afford it had their body mummified.
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To begin, please select a mummy from the three options on the left or use the menu at the top.