Mount Vesuvius erupting at the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum // 79 CE // "Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum" exhibit, 2013 // British Museum // #archaeology More

Mount Vesuvius erupting at the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum // 79 CE // "Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum" exhibit, 2013 // British Museum // #archaeology More

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Pompeii - this image haunted me when I saw it as a child in National Geographic. I had little reason to believe I would one day see it in person when I lived in Naples Italy for high school.

Pompeii - this image haunted me when I saw it as a child in National Geographic. I had little reason to believe I would one day see it in person when I lived in Naples Italy for high school.

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Vesuvius eruption in 1944. This was the next eruption after the infamous one in 79 A.D. The volcano is still live, scientists are certain it will erupt again. There are now a half Million people living near it in Pompeii Italy.

Vesuvius eruption in 1944. This was the next eruption after the infamous one in 79 A.D. The volcano is still live, scientists are certain it will erupt again. There are now a half Million people living near it in Pompeii Italy.

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Are You Looking For cheap flights to London from Naples?  About Naples  : Naples, a city in southern Italy, sits on the Bay of Naples. Nearby is Mount Vesuvius, the still-active volcano that destroyed nearby Roman town Pompeii. Dating to the 2nd millennium B.C.

Are You Looking For cheap flights to London from Naples? About Naples : Naples, a city in southern Italy, sits on the Bay of Naples. Nearby is Mount Vesuvius, the still-active volcano that destroyed nearby Roman town Pompeii. Dating to the 2nd millennium B.C.

A paper, wood and plaster scale model of Pompeii by the archaeologist  Giuseppe Fiorelli between 1861 and 1879.

A paper, wood and plaster scale model of Pompeii by the archaeologist Giuseppe Fiorelli between 1861 and 1879.

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Mt Vesuvius Erupting | When Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 CE, it wiped the city of Pompeii off ...

Mt Vesuvius Erupting | When Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 CE, it wiped the city of Pompeii off ...

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