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Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 1-23-2020 | 1 comment
This dire fate awaited the residents of Herculaneum when Mount Vesuvius erupted in the year 79.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 3-25-2016 | 12 comments
Scrolls from the time of the volcanic disaster that buried Pompeii have been examined by scientists.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 1-12-2016 | 2 comments
Archaeologists have discovered a well-preserved Bronze Age settlement at a quarry in Cambridgeshire.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 9-22-2015 | 3 comments
A remarkably well preserved tomb has been discovered at the site of the infamous volcanic disaster.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 2-6-2014 | 1 comment
The remarkable preservation of 120-million-year-old fossil beds in China may have finally been explained.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 8-6-2012 | 22 comments
Scientists are planning to drill down near Naples to determine if a huge magma chamber exists there.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 12-15-2010 | 7 comments
The remains of those who died in the volcanic eruption that destroyed Pompeii continue to yield new insights.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 10-25-2010 | 7 comments
The victims of Pompeii would have died from the intense heat rather than through suffocation.