History October 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

From inventing toothpaste to being a lover of beer, here are 10 facts about ancient Egypt you didn’t know

Michael Eli Dokosi | Staff Writer

Michael Eli Dokosi October 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

October 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm | History

Brain removal through the nostril

When a body was mummified, the brain was removed through one of the nostrils, and the intestines were also removed and placed in canopic jars. The only internal organ that was not removed was the heart because Ancient Egyptians considered it to be the seat of the soul.

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