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    Hidden Space in King Tut’s Tomb May Contain Organic Material

    Everyone and their mummy might be in this tomb. Archaeologists have long wondered where Queen Nefertiti, wife of Akhenaten and stepmother to Tutankhamun, is buried. Many believe that because Tut died before his own tomb was ready he might have been buried in Nefertiti’s chamber, thus obscuring her remains. Researchers scanned the walls, revealing two spaces that they say may contain organic and metallic materials. More scans are needed to see whether this is what Egypt’s minister of antiquities says “could be the discovery of the century.”

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