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A member of the medical team prepares to spray disinfectant in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, on March 25.

Egypt is disinfecting its pyramid sites to stop the coronavirus from spreading

Masked cleaners are sanitizing entrances and ticket stations at the Egyptian pyramids in the country's latest effort to halt the coronavirus.
Tourists take souvenir pictures in front of the Pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara outside Cairo.

Inside the Pyramid of Djoser — the world’s oldest still-standing stone building — that reopened after 14 years of restoration

After 14 years, the oldest pyramid in the world, known as the Pyramid of Djoser, has reopened. Here's what it's like inside.

THEN AND NOW: 7 tourist attractions that stopped being popular in the 2010s

A number of tourist destinations saw their popularity decrease in the past 10 years, from the Egyptian pyramids to the Times Square Toys R Us.
Egypt's King Sneferu pyramid.

Egypt is opening up its 4,600-year-old ‘bent’ pyramid and letting people go deep inside its chambers

The pyramid, built for Pharaoh Sneferu around 2,600 BC, was built "bent" because the ground underneath wasn't stable.

I visited the Pyramids of Giza and found a surprising downside that no one ever talks about

While seeing the pyramids up close is awe-inspiring, actually going in one is nowhere near as cool as you might think.
The pyramids in Egypt.

Authorities in Egypt are investigating a photo that appears to show a Danish couple having sex on top of the Great Pyramid

A Danish photographer took a picture that appears to show him and a woman having sex on top of the Great Pyramid, and the stunt has sparked outrage.

One of the largest pyramids in the world is a Bass Pro Shops that was rumored to be cursed

One of the largest pyramids in the world is a Bass Pro Shops megastore in Memphis, Tennessee, with a hotel, indoor swamp, and bowling alley.
A photo illustration of the pyramids of Giza in Egypt.

The Great Pyramid of Giza is hiding a huge, unexplored space — and scientists used cosmic rays to find it

Physicists used cosmic rays to penetrate the pharaoh Khufu pyramid's thick rock and discover a void that's about the length of two semitrailers.

Something is off about one of Egypt’s oldest and largest pyramids

The base of the Great Pyramid of Giza isn't perfectly square — the west side is ever so slightly longer than the east side, making it just a little lopsided.

TRUMP: Ben Carson keeps lying!

Donald Trump is attacking Ben Carson for his West Point story, his violent history, and his pyramid-grain theory.