Egypt: Engineering an Empire
This video describes a number of great engineering achievements completed by various pharaohs in an attempt to build...
An obelisk is a stone rectangular pillar with a tapered top forming a pyramidion, set on a base, erected to commemorate...
Google Streetview: Pyramids of Giza
Travel back in time Nearly 5,000 years ago, outside the ancient city of Memphis, Egyptians built pyramids as tombs for...
Great Pyramid of Giza
The Great Pyramid of Giza is a defining symbol of Egypt and the last of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World. It...
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King Djoser and Egypt's First Pyramid
The pyramids at Giza are iconic Egyptian landmarks, but they weren't the first to appear. Djoser and his vizier Imhotep...
Lost Temples: Mayan Pyramids of Chichen Itza
Why did the Maya abandon their magnificent city of Chichen Itza? See All National Geographic Videos http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/?source=4001...
Map of Ancient Egypt
The Meidum Pyramid, Egypt, built for and during the reign of the first king of the 4th Dynasty, Sneferu (c. 2613-2589...
Memphis (Ancient Egypt)
Memphis was one of the oldest and most important cities in ancient Egypt, located at the entrance to the Nile River Valley...