Harvey Weiss explores the environmental context of Egyptian pyramid building

January 25, 2023

Harvey Weiss, Professor of Near Eastern Archaeology in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and Anthropology and the Environment, has published “Pyramid building and collapse” in PNAS. Weiss’s article explores the envrionmental context in which the 22 Egyptian Old Kingdom pyramids (2675–2250 BCE) were constructed. Read more at PNAS.