The host explains the role of an archaeologist: to study human history. She explains the difference between archaeologist and paleontologists and describes the work that archaeologists perform, including how they determine where to look for artifacts.
Ever wonder how Egyptian royalty lived 3,000 years ago? In 1922, British archaeologist Howard Carter's discovery of an intact tomb revealed a wealth of artifacts and information that turned King Tut into a household name, and perhaps the most famous Egyptian to ever live. In this video, learn everything we know about "The Boy King," from his education to his expensive fashion.
The tomb of Tutankhamun had remained undiscovered and undisturbed until the early 20th century when archaeologist Howard Carter found it. Waiting for him inside were the Pharaoh's sarcophagus and incredible treasures. It is considered one of the best preserved tombs and intact finds. The treasures of Tutankhamun are world renowned.