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  • Scientists reportedly discover gate to hell

    on Apr 3, 13 • in Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Archaeology, Architecture, News, Religion, Turkey • with Comments Off on Scientists reportedly discover gate to hell

    It sounds like something out of a horror movie. But Italian scientists say that the “Gate to Hell” is the real deal—poisonous vapors and all. The announcement of the finding of the ruins of Pluto’s Gate (Plutonium in Latin) at an archeology conference in Turkey last month, was recently reported by Discovery News. Francesco D’Andria, professor of classic archaeology at the University of Salento in Lecce, Italy, who has been excavating the ancient Greco-Roman World Heritage Site of Hierapolis for years, led the research team. D’Andria told Discovery News he used ancient mythology as his guide to locate the legendary portal

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