2,500 year-old sarcophagi uncovered

Egyptian archaeologists have found two ancient sarcophagi (coffins made of stone) close to the pyramids, the head of Egypt’s Supreme Council for Antiquities said on Sunday. They were found about a kilometer south of the pyramids in Giza, dated to the late 26th dynasty, or about 2,500 years old. Cool, eh?

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