#OTD ? Redating Mount Vesuvius
Ancient historians are redating the eruption of Mount Vesuvius that buried Pompeii from August 24th to October 24th, 79 AD. I'll explain why, and what made them rethink it, and why that matters. Redating Mount Vesuvius What happened to Pompeii? The Roman town of Pompeii was built right near a big active volcano, Mount Vesuvius. On October 25,