Ancient mummies digitally unwrapped to reveal new secrets
State-of-the-art CT scanning is giving researchers at the British Museum the opportunity to digitally unwrap ancient Egyptian mummies. The non-invasive technique preserves the delicate remains, but has given new insights into mummification and revealed the faces of ancient Egyptians for the first time in thousands of years. Tara Cleary reports.
Brawl breaks out in Ukrainian parliament over downed plane
Fists fly during a meeting of Ukraine's parliament as deputies vote on increasing the number of troops battling pro-Russian separatists who they accuse of downing a Malaysian Airlines flight. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Watch the latest Summer Of Cinema compilation trailer produced by the FDA (Film Distributers Association). This one features clips from the following: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, African Cats, Albert Nobbs, All in Good Time, The Amazing Spider-Man, American Pie: Reunion, The Angels’ Share, Bait 3D, Beauty and the Beast 3D, The Bourne Legacy, Brave, Cafe de Flore, Chariots of Fire, Chernobyl Diaries, Dark Horse, The Dark Knight Rises, Dark Shadows, The Dictator, Dr Seuss’ The Lorax, A Fantastic Fear of Everything, Fast Girls, A Few Best Men, The Five-Year Engagement, GI Joe: Retaliation, Ice Age: Continental Drift, iLL Manors, Jeff Who Lives at Home, Katy Perry, The Lucky One, Marvel Avengers Assemble, Men in Black 3, Neighbourhood Watch, Offender, The Pact, Piranha 3DD, Prometheus, Pusher, The Raid, Red Lights, Red Tails, Rock of Ages, The Royal Affair, Safe, Silent House, Snow White and the Huntsman, Ted, Teri Meri Kahani, Tezz, The Three Stooges, Top Cat – The Movie, and Total Recall.