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Pompeii Exhibit Tells Story of Roman-era Disasteri
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Mike O'Sullivan
June 03, 2014 8:34 PM
One of the worst natural disasters in recorded history, the destruction of Pompeii by a volcano nearly 2,000 years ago, has often been the subject of Hollywood drama. Now the California Science Center is presenting the history, and the science, behind the tragedy. Mike O'Sullivan reports from Los Angeles.

Pompeii Exhibit Tells Story of Roman-era Disaster

Mike O'Sullivan

Published June 03, 2014

One of the worst natural disasters in recorded history, the destruction of Pompeii by a volcano nearly 2,000 years ago, has often been the subject of Hollywood drama. Now the California Science Center is presenting the history, and the science, behind the tragedy. Mike O'Sullivan reports from Los Angeles.


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