Row erupts between volcanologists and archaeologists over Pompeii’s ruins

July 28, 2019 - General

A conflict has broken out between volcanologists and archaeologists about the volcanic rocks being chipped away in order to reveal the city’s treasures and secrets, The Guardian reports.

Archaeologists at work in Pompeii. Volcanologists complain they have been barred from
accessing certain areas of the world heritage site [Credit: Cesare Abbate/AP]Pompeii is the fifth most visited site on Earth, with 3 million visitors per year….

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