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06.21.2010 | | Posted at 10:09 AM
By David Luhrssen
Vesuvius is sleeping but not dead. The world�s most infamous volcano, which turned Pompeii into a city of fossils in AD 79, remains active and more dangerous than ever. According to an episode of the History Channel series �How the Earth was Made,� recent findings show that the center of what is now Naples, long assumed to be out of the volcano�s reach, was struck by lava from a forgotten erup...