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).
Uma Thurman joined the cast of the hard-core erotic film, Nymphomaniac. Extremely controversial director Lars Von Trier is at the helm, fueling rumors that actors will actually perform sex acts on screen.
In Cinemas March 2
Based on the novel by Guy de Maupassant, BEL AMI (March 2) chronicles the rise of penniless ex-soldier Georges Duroy (Robert Pattinson, THE TWILIGHT SAGA, REMEMBER ME) through the echelons of the 1890s Parisian elite and is a tale of ambition, power and seduction.
Also starring Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Christina Ricci and Colm Meaney. BEL AMI is A timeless epic with a modern twist. A Dangerous Liaisons for a new generation.