Scientists Recreate Voice of Ancient Egyptian Mummy

The authors say the techniques allow them to produce a single sound.

  • Published 23 January 2020

BERLIN (AP) — Researchers say they’ve mimicked the voice of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy by recreating much of its vocal tract using medical scanners, 3D printing and an electronic larynx. In a paper published Thursday by the journal Scientific Reports, the authors say the technique allowed them to produce a single sound - somewhere between the vowels in ‘bed’ and ‘bad.’ The eerie tone is unlikely to be a precise reflection of the speech of… Read at AP News