|I wonder what the philosopher (on the left)|
|Beautiful mosaic table and section of floor, |
along with murals portraying life in Pompeii
|Amphora used to store wine, grain, water, etc.|
|Top to bottom: a pregnant woman,|
a child, and a man
Then, as the floors shake and the walls rumble, relive the volcano's catastrophic eruption through an immersive CGI experience, culminating in the reveal of 6 full body casts of twisted human forms, asphyxiated by extreme heat and noxious gases and forever frozen in time.
The shake and rumble were created by sound, and plumes of water mist simulated the noxious gases, but it was still a cool experience.
For an interesting video that encapsulates Mt. Vesuvius's most famous eruption, check out the video on History.com: HERE
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