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Rome Steps Back in Time, Turning Roman Forum Pedestrian

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August 7, 2013
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Its rich history makes it a tourist destination. Now, Rome's new mayor pays homage to the streets once ruled by emperors by closing them off to traffic. Tourists and some proud locals are welcoming the move to make the ruins more accessible.


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Naples Treasures Gathered in Unprecedented Rome Show

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AFP (Oct. 29, 2013) — A necklace and mitre studded with precious emeralds and diamonds go on display in Rome as part of an unprecedented exhibition in which the "Treasures of San Gennaro" are shown for the first time outside of Naples.
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Toronto Museum Brings Dinosaurs to Life

Toronto Museum Brings Dinosaurs to Life

Reuters (Oct. 9, 2012) — The Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto is using the latest in augmented reality technology to bring dinosaurs back to life. The technology is turning the museum's already impressive collection of ancient skeletons into a display like no other.
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RAW VIDEO: Ancient Elephant Roamed Roman Forests 300,000 Years Ago

RAW VIDEO: Ancient Elephant Roamed Roman Forests 300,000 Years Ago

EFE (Oct. 29, 2012) — An ancient elephant once lived near Rome 300,000 years ago, when forests were home to the the prehistoric animal as well as oxes, buffaloes, wolves, boars and hares.
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Precious Collection of Treasure Debuts in Rome

Precious Collection of Treasure Debuts in Rome

Reuters (Oct. 30, 2013) — The "Treasure of San Gennaro", an Italian treasure trove of gifts to ward off catastrophe, goes on show in Rome. Tara Cleary reports.
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