How Ancient Egypt Shaped the Modern World
The culture and knowledge of ancient Egyptian civilization not only had a powerful impact on other early civilizations but also helped on shaping our modern world. The pyramid architecture serve as an evidence to their mathematical skill. The alphabet writing is believed to have been inspired by Egyptian hieroglyphs. The ancient Egyptians also show their expertise in the field of science, medicine, art, religion and commerce. For more detailed contributions, look at the collection below. See also Inside the Great Pyramids of Egypt.