King Scorpion I of Upper Egypt, 32nd C. BC.

King Scorpion I is one of two Scorpion King's from the pre-dynastic period of Egypt who ruled during the 32nd century BC. Here are 7 facts about a ruler that there is still so little known about. 1- Scorpion I is said to be the first true ruler of Upper Egypt and that his unification [...]


Did You Know…Scissors

Did you know that scissors are thought to have been invented by Egyptians in 1500 BC. They were made out of a single sheet of bronze and were U shaped. The first set of scissors pictured above are bronze from Trabzon, Turkey circa.2nd C AD. The second set below are made of silver from China [...]