Category: egypt

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The Gemini 12 space capsule passes over the Red Sea and Nile River Valley on November 14, 1966. (NASA)

Portrait of an Egyptian mummy, 1881, by Emil B…

Portrait of an Egyptian mummy, 1881, by Emil Brugsch-Bey.

(New York Public Library)

Coffin and Mummy Board of Pa-seba-khai-en-ipet…

Coffin and Mummy Board of Pa-seba-khai-en-ipet. Thebes, Egypt. Third Intermediate Period, circa 1070–945 B.C.E. Wood, painted, (Brooklyn Museum)

Luxor Temple in Egypt.

Luxor Temple in Egypt.

Cairo, Egypt, 1959. Photo by Eliot Elisofon. (…

Cairo, Egypt, 1959. Photo by Eliot Elisofon. (Smithsonian)

The 590-foot-high Cairo Tower on Jazīrat az Is…

The 590-foot-high Cairo Tower on Jazīrat az Island, Cairo, Egypt, 1965, photographed by Eliot Elisofon.

Egypt and the Nile, August 25, 1965, as seen f…

Egypt and the Nile, August 25, 1965, as seen from the Gemini 5 spacecraft as it orbited the Earth. (NASA)

August 24, 1965 – Orbiting high above Earth, N…

August 24, 1965 – Orbiting high above Earth, NASA’s Gemini 5 capsule passes over the Red Sea between Egypt and Saudi Arabia. (NASA/ASU)

The Nile River in upper Egypt and Sudan, June …

The Nile River in upper Egypt and Sudan, June 5, 1965, as seen from the Gemini 4 spacecraft. (NASA/University of Arizona)

Where Egypt meets the Red Sea, as seen from th…

Where Egypt meets the Red Sea, as seen from the Gemini 4 spacecraft, June 5, 1965. (NASA/University of Arizona)