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Technology deployed to save Pompeii

April 21st, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Ground sensors and satellites will be employed at the ancient city of Pompeii to help detect possible building collapses. Italian


Pompeii homes had upstairs toilets

January 24th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Unfortunately, due to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., the second story of most Pompeii homes have been


Ancient social networking in Pompeii

January 23rd, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

A study of graffiti found throughout the buried city of Pompeii suggest that ancient homeowners may have had control over


Another collapse at Pompeii

December 5th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Last week part of the wall of a house collapsed in Pompeii, raising fresh concerns about the preservation of the



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