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Herculaneum Panoramas

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Interactive panoramas of Herculaneum, made for the Herculaneum Conservation Project.
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Amazing! Visual tours of a range of different sites within Herculaneum. Next best thing to being there.

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Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata - UNESCO World Heritage Centre | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
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Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum

Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
Information about the British Museum exhibition Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum, 28 March - 29 September 2013
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Maison de Championnet - Pompei

Matching historical documentation on Championnet villa in Pompeii with a 3D render of the site.

Video made in collaboration with ENS, INRIA and Microsoft research.

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Lily Belnick's comment, August 20, 2013 9:44 PM
hey, I love ancient history!
sascha osullivan's comment, August 20, 2013 9:45 PM
nice vid xx
sascha osullivan's comment, August 20, 2013 9:45 PM
nice vid xx
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BBC - History - Work and Play in Everyday Pompeii Gallery

BBC - History - Work and Play in Everyday Pompeii Gallery | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
Explore our gallery of everyday life in the Roman town of Pompeii. How did the eruption of Vesuvius preserve a wealth of archaeological evidence?
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Italy promises UNESCO it will not abandon Pompeii - Art Daily

Italy promises UNESCO it will not abandon Pompeii - Art Daily | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
Italy's culture minister assured UNESCO on Sunday that efforts were being made to restore the long-neglected Roman city of Pompeii, after the United N.
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Mob Vies for Pompeii Control - Archaeology Magazine Archive

Mob Vies for Pompeii Control - Archaeology Magazine Archive | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it

An Members of the Camorra, a Campanian crime syndicate, attempt to wrest control of Pmpoeii from the Italian government.

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This is an old article, of questionable providence, but it raises an interesting issue.

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Pompeiiinpictures: A complete photographic plan of everything at ancient Pompeii as it is today, produced by Jackie and Bob Dunn for those as enthusiastic about Pompeii as we are.

Pompeiiinpictures: A complete photographic plan of everything at ancient Pompeii as it is today, produced by Jackie and Bob Dunn for those as enthusiastic about Pompeii as we are. | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
Pompeiiinpictures: A complete photographic plan of everything at ancient Pompeii as it is today, produced by Jackie and Bob Dunn for those as enthusiastic about Pompeii as we are.
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Sewer yields Roman diet secrets

Sewer yields Roman diet secrets | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have uncovered a sewer buried by the volcano Vesuvius which has yielded secrets of the ancient Roman lifestyle, diet and illnesses.
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Keith Mielke's curator insight, February 5, 2014 11:34 PM

This article interest me since I want to major in biology. Finding out how diseases began and how their genes have mutated is crucial in finding cures and vaccines.

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Work starts on Pompeii restoration

Work starts on Pompeii restoration | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
A major project has been launched to restore and protect one of the world's greatest archaeological sites: the ruins of Pompeii.
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Pompeii, Italy The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town near modern day Naples.

The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Alo...
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A Day in Pompeii - 6am 25 August 79 AD (Sound Design)

A scene from the 3D movie used in the "A Day in Pompeii" Melbourne Museum Exhibit which I did the Sound Design for. This scene depicts the catastrophic erupt...
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Italy issues decree to boost protection of Pompeii - UPI.com

Italy issues decree to boost protection of Pompeii - UPI.com | Cities of Vesuvius | Scoop.it
Italy issues decree to boost protection of Pompeii
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"Project Pompeii is a project coordinating initiatives for the archaeological site.
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