Modern attraction to Egyptian tattoos most likely stems from the vast array of mythological figures, afterlife symbolism, goddesses, and gods of that culture.
The ancient Egyptian obsession with the afterlife is also quite intriguing, filled with magical amulets like the Ankh and the scarab.
They point out that ancient Egyptians did believe in a transformation in the afterlife, but they believed the transformation was into another world, not this one.
The series focuses on the life of former shallow model Deb who finds herself living in Jane's body after she impatiently presses the wrong button in the afterlife.
Researchers can't explain this discrepancy, but they speculate the different versions of the afterlife are based on individual belief systems.