Pompeii ruins unearth ‘master and slave’ remains

The grisly remains of a master and his slave in their final death throes have been discovered amid the ruins of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii.

The skeletal remains of what are believed to have been a rich man and his male slave attempting to escape death were found during excavations in the Civita Giuliana area.

Parts of the skulls and bones of the two men were found near a cryptoporticus, or covered gallery, of an ancient villa. Casts of the skeletons have been made, according to the Archaeological Park of Pompeii.


Pompeii officials said the men apparently escaped the initial fall of ash from Mount Vesuvius, then succumbed to a powerful volcanic blast that took place the next morning. The later blast “apparently invaded the area from many points, surrounding and burying the victims in ash,” Pompeii

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AI camera mistakes referee’s bald head for football, ruins math coverage in Scotland

a close up of a football ball on a field

Technology in sport has been a blessing. With modern technology, including Artificial Intelligence, being incorporated, sports coverage has certainly gone a notch higher in the recent past. However, such innovations are always not fool-proof.

In a bizarre incident during a football match in Scotland, an AI camera employed to capture the proceedings kept focussing on a referee’s bald head, mistaking it for the match ball. The live coverage of the match between Caledonian Thistle and Ayr United hosted in Inverness in the Caledonian Stadium in the Longman area of Scotland was hampered as the AI camera focussed more on the referee’s head than on the ball.

The video of the AI camera missing the match ball even when the proceedings shifted from end to end has gone viral on social media, leaving people in splits. The commentators repeatedly apologised to the viewers for the embarrassing goof-up even as they missed

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