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# pompeii - Tuesday 17 August, 2021

Pompeii archeologists have discovered a partially mummified skeleton
# Italy
# Italy

Pompeii archeologists have discovered a partially mummified skeleton

Aug 17th 2021, 3:24 PM 27,833 Views 14 Comments

White hair and part of an ear were on the remains of a man who is thought to have organised Greek performances.

# pompeii - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Remains of ‘man and his slave’ fleeing Vesuvius eruption unearthed at Pompeii
# Pompeii
# Pompeii

Remains of ‘man and his slave’ fleeing Vesuvius eruption unearthed at Pompeii

Nov 21st 2020, 6:35 PM 47,866 Views 14 Comments

The partial skeletons were found during excavation of a villa on the outskirts of the ancient Roman city that was destroyed in 79AD.

# pompeii - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Archaeologists uncovered a skeleton from the Pompeii eruption and people are really relating to how he died
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# Ouch

Archaeologists uncovered a skeleton from the Pompeii eruption and people are really relating to how he died

May 30th 2018, 3:07 PM 7,155 Views 0 Comments

It is the definition of a bad day.

# pompeii - Friday 7 July, 2017

Apartment block collapses in Italy leaving up to eight people trapped inside
# Rubble
# Rubble

Apartment block collapses in Italy leaving up to eight people trapped inside

Jul 7th 2017, 9:54 AM 15,916 Views 14 Comments

The collapse happened in a seaside town near Naples.

# pompeii - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Part of ancient fresco stolen from Pompeii
# House Of Neptune
# House Of Neptune

Part of ancient fresco stolen from Pompeii

Mar 18th 2014, 3:15 PM 9,437 Views 9 Comments

Part of the depiction was chiseled off with a metallic object.

# pompeii - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Here's how much it's costing to save Pompeii's ruins
# Makeover
# Makeover

Here's how much it's costing to save Pompeii's ruins

Mar 4th 2014, 6:07 PM 14,805 Views 9 Comments

Parts of the Temple of Venus were damaged by rainfall earlier this week.

# pompeii - Monday 3 March, 2014

Heavy rains cause wall and arch collapse in Pompeii
# Ruined
# Ruined

Heavy rains cause wall and arch collapse in Pompeii

Mar 3rd 2014, 2:45 PM 13,047 Views 25 Comments

Deterioration in state of ancient Roman site described as “dramatic”.

# pompeii - Friday 29 March, 2013

Photos: Exhibition examines daily lives destroyed by Vesuvius
# Pompeii
# Pompeii

Photos: Exhibition examines daily lives destroyed by Vesuvius

Mar 29th 2013, 8:15 AM 6,679 Views 4 Comments

The exhibition in the British Museum in central London seeks to shed light on the everyday lives of the people killed in Pompeii and Herculaneum in 79AD.

# pompeii - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Work (finally) begins on Pompeii's €105 million makeover
# Volcano
# Volcano

Work (finally) begins on Pompeii's €105 million makeover

Feb 6th 2013, 3:33 PM 13,628 Views 14 Comments

The Roman city has come to symbolise the decades of mismanagement of many of Italy’s cultural treasures.

# pompeii - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Hidden chambers may exist in Newgrange
# Archaeology
# Archaeology

Hidden chambers may exist in Newgrange

Oct 18th 2011, 1:31 PM 4,302 Views 11 Comments

As a new survey begins in Meath, we take a look at four other archaeological sites where unexpected discoveries have been made…

# pompeii - Monday 8 November, 2010

Berlusconi blasted after Pompeii house collapses
# Italy
# Italy

Berlusconi blasted after Pompeii house collapses

Nov 8th 2010, 12:14 PM 886 Views 0 Comments

A 2,000 year-old Roman gladiator house collapses in Pompeii – prompting calls for the Unesco world heritage site to be taken out of Berlusconi’s control.