Hell in Herculaneum: Heat-damaged bones reveal residents of the Roman town were not instantly vaporised by Vesuvius but BAKED and suffocated to death in a blazing volcanic cloud as they hid in boathouses

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Period23 Jan 2020

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  • TitleHell in Herculaneum: Heat-damaged bones reveal residents of the Roman town were not instantly vaporised by Vesuvius but BAKED and suffocated to death in a blazing volcanic cloud as they hid in boathouses
    Media name/outletMail Online
    Media typeWeb
    Date23/01/20
    PersonsTim Thompson