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Archeologists find unscathed ceremonial chariot that survived the Mt Vesuvius eruption near Italy's Pompeii
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Archeologists find unscathed ceremonial chariot that survived the Mt Vesuvius eruption near Italy's Pompeii

The Archaeological Park of Pompeii called the chariot “an exceptional discovery” and said "it represents a unique find — which has no parallel in Italy thus far — in an excellent state of preservation.”

Food stall unearthed at Italy's Pompeii reveals new clues about snacking habits of ancient Romans
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Food stall unearthed at Italy's Pompeii reveals new clues about snacking habits of ancient Romans

The ornate snack bar counter, decorated with polychrome patterns and frozen by volcanic ash, was partially exhumed last year but archaeologists extended work on the site to reveal it completely

Archeologist uncover skeletal remains of two men escaping from Mount Vesuvius's eruption in Pompeii
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Archeologist uncover skeletal remains of two men escaping from Mount Vesuvius's eruption in Pompeii

The remains of the two victims, lying next to each other on their backs, were found in a layer of grey ash at least two meters deep

Petrified horse with saddle and harness unearthed intact in stable near Pompeii
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Petrified horse with saddle and harness unearthed intact in stable near Pompeii

A volcanic eruption of the Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD destroyed the flourishing city of Pompeii.

Five intact bones at Pompeii volcanic site question previous eruption timeline
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Five intact bones at Pompeii volcanic site question previous eruption timeline

The bones were found with an inscription that dates the eruption to later than previously thought.

Italy building collapse: Firefighters pull out eighth body from rubble; cause of incident under investigation
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Italy building collapse: Firefighters pull out eighth body from rubble; cause of incident under investigation

Firefighters and police in Italy on Saturday pulled the eighth and final body from the rubble of a five-story apartment building that partially collapsed in a seaside town south of Naples

Pompeii review: A whole lotta lava and boredom
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Pompeii review: A whole lotta lava and boredom

Sadly, Anderson delivers too little too late.