It is perhaps the most intriguing story to have ever emerged from ancient Egypt - the mystery behind the famed boy-king Tutankhamun. Why did he die so young? Was he murdered? And is there an explanation for the legendary curse said to follow those who found his tomb centuries later? Now, for the first time, an international team of scientists is using state-of-the-art CT-scan technology to unveil the truth of what really happened 3000 years ago and unravel the mystery of King Tut's Curse. It's an unprecedented look into Tut's life and death that will reveal answers about the man behind the golden mask. INSIDE: TUT'S TREASURE TOUR For the first time in thirty years, the golden treasures from the tomb of Tutankhamun are on tour in the United States. It may be the richest show in the world, with a potential audience of 6,000,000 people. But behind the treasure is a drama nobody sees GÇô itGÇÖs an epic race to move the show between cities. ThereGÇÖs just 30 days to take it down, move it by armed guard, and build a new palace fit for a king. ThereGÇÖs an international team of conservation experts, an object handler who doesnGÇÖt breathe, and a man who will do anything to open the show on time. Come on tour with Tutankhamun, and meet the boy king face to face.
National Geographic: King Tut's Curse