31 Oct '14, 2pm

Polished and Shiny: How the Giza Pyramids Looked When They Were First Built (VIDEO)

Polished and Shiny: How the Giza Pyramids Looked When They Were First Built (VIDEO)

The crumbling stones of the Giza pyramids may be a sight familiar to most people, but the original look of these ancient structures was considerably different. In a recent short documentary made by the Smithsonian Channel Harvard University , Egyptologist Jacquelyn Williamson explains the way each of the stones was manually polished to create glistening outer shells of the famous pyramids.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/polished-and-shiny-how-the-giza-pyra...

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