Mudslides Protected Vatican Necropolis from Ravages of Time
Slipping hillsides of clay, mud and gravel entombed an enormous necropolis below today's Vatican City State, keeping its underground "city of the dead" safely sealed for two millennia.
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#1 Dec 16, 2013
If there's anything better than a mudslide protecting a necropolis, I haven't heard about it yet. Funny how two of my three favorite things can be mentioned in one sentence. It's like a Christmas miracle.
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