Pompeii graffiti indicates October date for Vesuvius eruption; vampire burials in late Roman Italy; tomb of wealthy lady in Song China; British Columbia wildfire exposes huge number of sites

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New graffiti in Pompeii suggests Vesuvius erupted in October, not August

Later Roman people, swept by plagues, buried children in ways to keep them from rising again 

Song dynasty tomb reveals wealthy and elegant life of a great lady

Survey after huge British Columbia wildfire finds more sites than expected, in more places