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“Pompeii”

Nov 20, 2014 02:20 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Remains of an ancient settlement have been found on the bottom of the Aegean sea off the small island of Delos.
Nov 17, 2014 01:49 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See photos of vases and kilns as they dropped and abandoned as Mt. Vesuvius' erupted in 79 A.D.
Nov 17, 2014 01:58 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The vases were found sealed under a layer of ash and pumice from Mount Vesuvius, and it appears they were just ready to be fired.
Mar 3, 2014 01:06 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Arches and walls have crumbled to the ground at the ancient city that was covered in volcanic ash. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Dental plaque on the teeth of 1,000-year-old skeletons preserved bacteria and food particles.
Feb 21, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
As the historical action movie 'Pompeii,' opens we list 10 surprising things about ancient Romans you probably didn't know.
Feb 4, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
A new look at a remarkable collection of fossils finds the animals died in a terrific volcanic eruption.
Aug 16, 2010 03:13 PM ET // Zahra Hirji
Everything we know about how the fabled volcano killed the citizens of Pompeii might be wrong.