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POMPEII - Official Trailer (2014) [HQ] Kit Harington, Emily Browning

Release Date: February 21, 2014 Studio: TriStar Pictures (Sony) Director: Paul W.S. Anderson Screenwriter: Lee Batchler, Janet Scott Batchler, Michael Robert...
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...and now, 'Pompeii' the movie, coming to a cinema near you in 2014! 

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Fossil Insects Tweak Date of Deadly “Atlantis” Eruption

Fossil Insects Tweak Date of Deadly “Atlantis” Eruption | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
Pest insects preserved in an ancient seed jar suggest the Santorini volcanic eruption happened sometime between May to early June.
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BBC Pompeii The Mystery of the People Frozen in Time

Pompeii: The Mystery of the People Frozen in Time One-off drama documentary, presented by Dr Margaret Mountford. The city of Pompeii uniquely captures the pu...
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New technologies used to find out more about the victims and how they died. Two facial reconstructions by Richard Neave. With Dr Paul Roberts, curator of British Museum exhibition and Dr Estelle Lazer human remains consultant. Good coverage of both Pompeii and Herculaneum.

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Irish ‘bog body’ dates backs 4000 years

Irish ‘bog body’ dates backs 4000 years | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
Tests on the remains of a human body unearthed in a bog in County Laois, Ireland, have established that they date back as far as 2000 BC. The findings mean it is one of the oldest mummified bog…
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Chersonesus, Crimea, 2300-Year-Old Massacre

Chersonesus, Crimea, 2300-Year-Old Massacre | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
Chersonesus , an ancient Greek colony founded approximately 2,500 years ago in the southwestern part of the Crimean Peninsula, known then as Taurica, was established in the 6th Century BC by settle...
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Abandoned Anchors From Punic Wars Found Near Sicily - Archaeology Magazine

Abandoned Anchors From Punic Wars Found Near Sicily - Archaeology Magazine | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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Antiquity, Project Gallery: Triantaphyllou & Bessios

Antiquity, Project Gallery: Triantaphyllou & Bessios | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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'A mass burial at fourth century BC Pydna, Macedonia, Greece: evidence for slavery?' Antiquity Vol 79 No 305 September 2005

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Humans play role in Australia’s “angry” hot summer

Humans play role in Australia’s “angry” hot summer | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
 The research led by the University of Melbourne, has shown that global warming increased the chances of Australians experiencing record hot summers such as the summer of 2013, by more than five times.
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The Archaeology News Network: Volcanic eruption near Naples linked to Neanderthal extinction

The Archaeology News Network: Volcanic eruption near Naples linked to Neanderthal extinction | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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The Archaeology News Network: Concerns over changes to Aboriginal heritage sites

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Facsimile of the Eastern End of the Throne room of Ashurnasirlpal II

Facsimile of the Eastern End of the Throne room of Ashurnasirlpal II | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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Event Cinemas - Pompeii - Captured Live From The British Museum

Event Cinemas - Pompeii - Captured Live From The British Museum | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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Is anyone going? Unfortunately,I can't make it as I'll be in Wagga for the HTA study days. I saw the exhibition when I was in London and it has stuff I'd never seen before. Curator Paul Roberts will be 'guiding' and he's excellent. You can also buy the exhibition catalogue from the BM shop.
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Archaeologists Investigate Early Nazi Concentration Camp - Archaeology Magazine

Archaeologists Investigate Early Nazi Concentration Camp - Archaeology Magazine | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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Open Season on History

Open Season on History | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
Archaeologists do not hunt objects. We hunt lost worlds. Sadly, those worlds are slipping away under the relic-hunter’s shovel, all for the sake of a few bucks.
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Digging for the truth at controversial megalithic site

Digging for the truth at controversial megalithic site | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
Proving the authenticity of these ruins has taken on the aura of a nationalistic quest, write Michael Bachelard and Karuni Rompies.
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Archaeologist who discovered the Hobbit dies

The archaeologist who helped discover the extinct Homo species Flores Hobbit, Professor Mike Morwood, has died after a struggle with cancer.Professor Mike Morwood has died AAP Image/Mick TsikasNew…
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First Footprints : ABC TV

First Footprints : ABC TV | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
ABC TV Program: First Footprints -
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9.25pm on Sundays beginning 14 July on ABC1.
For National Curriculum Year 7 History Unit 1.
ATOM Study Guide at
http://www.metromagazine.com.au/studyguides/emailissue.asp?id=1037
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Ill-fated warrior needs some rest

Ill-fated warrior needs some rest | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
Although it's been eight long years since he was exhumed from beside a bus shelter on the northern beaches, ''Narrabeen man'' has yet to find a final resting place.
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Ancient skull from NSW could rewrite history

Ancient skull from NSW could rewrite history | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
A skull found in NSW may belong to a white man born in 1650 – long before the first arrival of Captain Cook.
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DOWNLOAD ARCHAEOLOGY TIMES MAGAZINE

DOWNLOAD ARCHAEOLOGY TIMES MAGAZINE | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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Congratulations to these Egyptian scholars for producing this publication during times of such times of stress and political uncertainty.

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Vikings Deserved Their Fierce Reputation - Archaeology Magazine

Vikings Deserved Their Fierce Reputation  - Archaeology Magazine | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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Quite the opposite interpretation to that which is presented at Jorvik in York and Dublinia in Dublin.

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The Mary Rose

The Mary Rose | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
The Mary Rose - Henry VIII's warship. This page contains news, information and images covering the project to build a new museum for the Mary Rose.
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The Archaeology News Network: Large dinosaur bones found in Qld, Australia

The Archaeology News Network: Large dinosaur bones found in Qld, Australia | Teaching history and archaeology to kids | Scoop.it
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