Thursday, July 9, 2015

Volcanic rocks resembling Roman concrete explain record uplift in Italian caldera

Fiber-reinforced rocks discovered at the site of Italy's dormant Campi Flegrei volcano are similar to a wonder-material used by the ancients to construct enduring structures such as the Pantheon, and may lead to improved construction materials.

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