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Mummified Egyptian Was Just As Sedentary And Carb-Hungry As Modern Men

Mummified Egyptian Was Just As Sedentary And Carb-Hungry As Modern Men

NPR - Rebecca Hersher

The 2,200-year-old mummy of an Egyptian man who spent a lot of time sitting and eating carbs went on display at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on Tuesday and will be open to the public beginning Wednesday. Alex, as he is called by the researchers who study him, was a 5-foot-6-inch Egyptian priest …

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