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  • Pompeii skeletons discovered show deadly Vesuvius earthquake

    Pompeii skeletons discovered show deadly Vesuvius earthquake

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    Two newly discovered skeletons found at the doomed Roman town of Pompeii show that the most famous volcanic eruption of the ancient world also posed a less well-known threat: earthquakes. The Italian Cultural Ministry on Tuesday revealed the bodies of two men, both probably in their 50s, who died in an earthquake triggered by the…

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