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How Pompeii was found

Neatorama has posted a neat story about how the Roman city of Pompeii was found and ultimately preserved. Crouching, crawling, and clinging to loved ones, the people were buried by ash, which perfectly preserved their positions at the moment of death. When rain came, the layer of ash turned

5 year-old finds 4,000 year old artifact

5 year-old Marshall Hayum discovered a 4,000 year old Native American plummet on a nature walk with his school. “It looked like a bomb,” Marshall said. “So I picked it up.” According to Concord Museum Director David Wood, the “bomb” is actually called a plummet. Although not much is known about plummets,