• The eerie remains of a master and slave frozen in time unearthed in the Roman city of Pompeii

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

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    The remains of two men who were killed in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD have been discovered in Pompeii.
    Thought to be a master and his slave, the incredibly well-preserved bodies are considered a "truly exceptional" find by archaeologists.
    When Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD, the ancient Roman city of Pompeii was covered in hot volcanic ash, killing an estimated 2,000 people and freezing the city in time.
    The two latest bodies to be discovered were found during the excavation of a large villa on the outskirts of the city this month.
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