Egypt’s Pyramid Builders Succumbed to Climate Change
NOVEMBER 4, 2012
The people who had built the great pyramids were powerless against the climate change which led to a global drought 4200 years ago. Was climate change to blame? The study entitled Nile delta response toHolocene climate variability ,was authored by Christopher Bernhard of the US Geological survey (USGS), Benjamin Horto of the University of Pennsylvania, and Jean-Daniel Stanley of the Smithsonian Institution.