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The Walls Kept Tumbling Down

History
4.5m viewsThings Most People Don't Know About PompeiiMount Vesuvius was responsible for the destruction of the city of Pompeii in 79 AD. Nearly everyone has heard one story or another...
Ancient History
3.2m views14 Bizarre Things Most People Don't Know About The Bodies Preserved At PompeiiIn 79 CE, volcanic Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried Pompeii, Italy. Hidden from the world beneath pumice and ash, it was all but ...
Ancient History
6.2k votersWeird Oddities Found At Pompeii That Aren't BodiesThe preserved corpses of victims are the most well-known remnants from Pompeii; however, weird Pompeii artifacts are not limited t...
What It's Like
196.3k viewsWhat It Was Like To Die At PompeiiThe Mount Vesuvius eruption on August 24-25, 79 CE, was a tragic, deadly disaster for the residents of Pompeii, a Roman city tucke...
Natural Disasters
71.2k viewsThere Was An Eyewitness To The Destruction Of Pompeii - Here's What He SawWhen Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 CE near the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, it killed thousands of people and wiped entire cities...
Ancient Rome
42k viewsA Timeline Of Pompeii’s Life, Destruction, And AfterlifeThere is an old saying: “Live every day like it’s your last.” We live in an unpredictable world and are threatened by everything f...
Disasters
29.5k viewsHow You Could Have Survived The Destruction Of PompeiiOn the morning of August 24, 79 CE, a foreboding plume of smoke emerged from Mount Vesuvius; citizens of Pompeii and Herculaneum l...
Volcanoes
219k viewsWhat If Mount Vesuvius Erupted Again?Looming over Naples, Italy, Mount Vesuvius is a monument to its own destructive past. It's also a sleeping giant that threatens th...
Ancient Rome
808 votersFascinating Photos Of Pompeii That Made Us Say 'Whoa'Though most famous for being destroyed and buried by the volcanic Mount Vesuvius in 79 CE, Pompeii has been inhabited by various p...