New skeleton find could reveal more about Vesuvius eruption

New skeleton find could reveal more about Vesuvius eruption

A skeleton discovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum, destroyed along with nearby Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius' eruption nearly 2,000 years ago, could offer fresh insights into the disaster, an Italian expert said on Friday.

IN PHOTOS: Italy reopens ‘forgotten’ mausoleum of Roman emperor Augustus

IN PHOTOS: Italy reopens ‘forgotten’ mausoleum of Roman emperor Augustus

Italian researchers unearth remains of master and slave at Pompeii

Italian researchers unearth remains of master and slave at Pompeii

Scientists reveal buried Roman city in Italy using radar gun

Scientists reveal buried Roman city in Italy using radar gun

Ancient Roman mosaic floor discovered under vineyard in Italy

Ancient Roman mosaic floor discovered under vineyard in Italy

Rome is about to reveal an ancient tomb thought to belong to founder Romulus

Rome is about to reveal an ancient tomb thought to belong to founder Romulus

Ancient Romans had ‘overwhelming’ genetic diversity, study finds

Ancient Romans had ‘overwhelming’ genetic diversity, study finds

Germany returns Ancient Roman bust to Italy

Germany returns Ancient Roman bust to Italy

Gucci to restore ancient cliff Romans used to throw traitors off

Gucci to restore ancient cliff Romans used to throw traitors off

Rome’s ancient Largo di Torre Argentina to open to the public

Rome’s ancient Largo di Torre Argentina to open to the public

8 things you probably didn’t know about the Romans

8 things you probably didn’t know about the Romans

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