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Wednesday 20 June 2018
Pompeiis of the Pacific: the archaeology of volcanic disasters in PNG  
Archaeologist Dr Robin Torrence asks what lessons can be learnt from ancient people in PNG about natural disasters and extreme environmental events? Inter-disciplinary research on New Britain Island has identified at least 14 major volcanic eruptions over 40,000 years ago. Robin talks about her archaeological research project.
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Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm Jun 20 Cost: Free
Venue: Nicholson Museum, Quadrangle A14, The University of Sydney
Submitted by: Sydney University Museums
Bookings: (02) 9036 5253
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