Browsing the "Pompeii" Tag

Yet another collapse in Pompeii

April 25th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

A frescoed wall in Pompeii has collapsed prompting further discussions about the importance of preserving the ancient city. The special


Pompeii gets funds for preservation

April 12th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

The Italian government has committed $140 million in funding to preserve the ancient city of Pompeii. Italian Prime Minister Mario


Pillar collapses in Pompeii garden

December 28th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

A pillar has collapsed at the ancient House of Loreius Tiburtinus in Pompeii. The House of Loreius Tiburtinus is famous


Pompeii’s structural problems

November 10th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

National Geographic has posted an interesting article highlighting the structural problems plaguing the ancient city of Pompeii. “What Pompeii’s remains



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