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A Day in Pompeii - Full-length animation

A Day in Pompeii, a Melbourne Winter Masterpieces exhibition, was held at Melbourne Museum from 26 June to 25 October 2009. Over 330,000 people visited the exhibition — an average of more than 2,700 per day — making it the most popular traveling exhibition ever staged by an Australian museum. 49 more words


Day 3 - Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius 6/8/15

Today was the most active I have been in a while.  We took a bus to Pompeii where we saw an adorable stray dog outside (that I really wanted to adopt).  272 more words

Study Abroad

Stunning Sorrento and it's Surrounds

Earlier today, I posted a photo of mine of Mount Vesuvius. I had forgotten how much I loved Sorrento and the surrounding areas. It inspired me to post a gallery of a few other photos I had taken of stunning Sorrento


A Different View of Mount Vesuvius

A photo I took of Mount Vesuvius from a small fishing port in Sorrento, Italy


Museum of artifacts — Body cast of victim of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. Herculaneum

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March 20, 2015

In contrast to Pompeii, where casts resembling the body features of the victims were produced by filling the body imprints in the ash deposit with plaster, the shape of corpses of those killed at Herculaneum could not be preserved, due to the rapid vaporization and replacement of the flesh of the victims by the hot ash (ca.

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Mount Vesuvius by Agate_Pass_Photography

Mount Vesuvius Keeps a very close eye on the Italian city of Pompeii.

As Seen on 500px – May 26, 2015 at 01:44AM