Egyptian mission discovers mortuary city in Luxor

Egyptian archeologists have unearthed a 3,000-year-old lost city, complete with mud brick houses, artifacts, and tools from pharaonic times. (April 10)

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ZAHI HAWASS: This is really a large city that was lost. It was lost because we never thought that this city could be discovered. The inscription that found inside here say that this city was called the [INAUDIBLE] Atum. It is connected with the god Atum, and we have inside the houses big, large sun disk with the rays of the sun of Atum.