Pompeii: The Mystery of the People Frozen in Time


August 7, 2017

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What really happened during that famous volcanic disaster of 79AD, when the people of Pompeii were frozen in time by falling ash? Margaret Mountford reveals all.
Episodes 2015

July 9, 2015

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The city of Pompeii uniquely captures the public's imagination - in AD79 a legendary volcanic disaster left its citizens preserved in ashes to this very day. Yet no-one has been able to unravel the full story that is at the heart of our fascination - how did those bodies become frozen in time?

May 28, 2015

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Pompeii: one of the most famous volcanic eruptions in history. We know how its victims died, but this film sets out to answer another question - how did they live? Gleaning evidence from an extraordinary find, Cambridge professor and Pompeii expert Mary Beard provides new insight into the lives of the people who lived in t...
Episodes 2014

Episode of December 17, 2014

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Short films about the science behind how the victims of Pompeii died in AD79.(R)
Episodes 2013

Episode of Tuesday 23 April 2013

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Series of short science films which reveals how the people of Pompeii died in AD79.
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