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Egypt - Society
8/11/2023 5:06:00 PM
Renowned Egyptian palaeontologist Hesham Sallam announced Thursday that a team including Egyptian researchers from Mansoura University and international scientists unearthed a new species of an extinct whale in Fayoum, Egypt, which they called Tutcetus rayanensis.

Life & Style - Health
6/16/2023 2:52:37 PM
Roger Payne, the scientist who spurred a worldwide environmental conservation movement with his discovery that whales could sing, has died. He was 88.

World - International
9/23/2020 10:57:35 AM

World - International
8/28/2020 8:13:41 PM

Egypt - Politics
12/22/2019 4:56:01 PM
Hashtags related to the appearance of blue whales off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast topped Twitter after the videos were widely circulated on social media

Egypt - Features
7/7/2018 10:58:01 AM
Maintaining the beauty of the Red Sea’s Giftun Island is just one reason why Egypt is acting to protect its biodiversity and nature reserves

Life & Style - Health
9/28/2016 8:02:30 PM

Egypt - Politics
7/8/2016 12:54:05 PM
Fin whales are an endangered species known to reside in the Egyptian waters; unprovoked, fin whales are harmless to humans

Multimedia -
12/27/2015 5:55:00 PM
Egyptians work on the fossils in the natural reserve area of Wadi Al-Hitan, or the Valley of the Whales in the desert of Al Fayoum Governorate, southwest of Cairo, Egypt (Photo: Mohamed Sameh)

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
11/11/2012 10:50:57 AM
Wadi El-Hitan, Egypt’s only natural heritage site on the UNESCO World Heritage List, resembles a lunar landscape dotted with fossils of species over 40 million years old

Egypt -
9/19/2011 1:08:08 PM
Experts express concern about impact on tourists and local environment in Egypt