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I use a robot to restore Pompeii’s shattered frescoes

Arianna Traviglia examines the pigments of frescoes in the 'House of the Painters at Work', Pompeii.

Arianna Traviglia is a senior researcher at the Centre for Cultural Heritage Technology at the Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa, Italy. Credit: Francesco Rucci for Nature

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Nature 618, 206 (2023)


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  • Correction 05 June 2023: An earlier version of this story erroneously also credited Francesco Marinelli for the photography.


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