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Monday, 10 October 2016 15:38

Explore a Digital Reconstruction of Lavish 2000-Year-Old Pompeii Home

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The house of Roman banker Lucius Caecilius Jucundus was only partially destroyed in 79 EC when Vesuvius erupted in Pompeii. Today, the house still retains some of its foundations, walls, and even details of mosaics and carved reliefs. Researchers at Sweden’s Lund University have digitally reconstructed the building using 3D technology that simulates the experience of walking through the home’s meticulously embellished interiors.

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