Archaeologists working in the Etruscan necropolis of Vulci (near Viterbo) have discovered a tomb with the remains of a woman who was possibly a relative of a princess buried nearby. The excavation was led by the Archaeological Superintendency for the Metropolitan Area of Rome, the Province of Viterbo and Southern Etruria; in cooperation with the V...

The Houston Methodist Research Institute has agreed to support the Italian Telethon initiative sending a message of hope and commitment to research from the president and CEO, Prof. Mauro Ferrari and of his team of 30 plus Italians.Telethon has been for many years at the forefront of volunteering, fundraising, and charity to find a cure to thousand...

  WTI Magazine #34    2014 June, 11Author : buonenotizie.it      Translation by:   Post-traumatic stress disorder? It can be overcome: the proof is in a study made by the researchers of CNR ("Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche", the National Research Council) and University of Rome Tor Vergata on the parents who lost their children in the collap...

Presented with the NYU Department of Italian Studies, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò and the Medieval and Renaissance Center.In collaboration with Columbia University's Italian Academy for Advanced Studies and Department of Italian.   Dante as a Political Theorist: Historicizing Theology and Theologizing Power – An International Symposium on "...

Smart Launcher is the brilliant invention that changed the life of a talented Italian young man. Vincenzo Colucci, – 25 years old – was able to create an App, which works as a sort of "butler" for our mobiles. Everything started with the need to face daily desires, such as a way to facilitate the division of the bills among the housemates, which Vi...

by Alex Bitter   Turning waste into environmentally friendly plastics is the goal of a $1.4-million project announced Tuesday by the University of Hawai'i and an Italian plastics company.   Researchers in the School of Ocean and Earth Science & Technology (SOEST) will use the money to improve the plastic manufacturing process used...

Since man first gazed at his reflection in a murky puddle and noticed an unexpected grey hair, we've been on the hunt for ways to extend our time on this earth. That elixir of life to slow the ageing process and allow us to retain our youthful glow forever. Or at least make it to our 80s without having to wear adult nappies.   Well, it might...

Alla virologa Ilaria Capua l'Excellence Award 2014 nel campo della Microbiologia Clinica e Malattie Infettive. Il prestigioso riconoscimento è stato attribuito alla ricercatrice , nata a Roma nel 1966 e padovana di adozione, dall'ESCMID, la Società Europea di Microbiologia Clinica e Malattie Infettive. Capua è la prima donna europea a ricevere il P...

di Marco de' Francesco   Un totem che ha già un nome: Leonardo. All'apparenza, un oggetto di design, con uno schermo da 23 pollici in alto. Ma risolve un problema pratico: il fatto è che negli ultimi anni si è assistito ad una consistente evoluzione dei telefoni cellulari, soprattutto degli smartphone, che contengono applicazioni di ogni tip...

October 22, 2015 - Thursday 3:00 PM - Cambridge Innovation Center, 1 Broadway, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142. Discover 13 of Italy's most Innovative early stage life science companies developing therapeutics, devices and tools   Registration and Networking: 3:00 PM Company pitches: 3:30-5:00 PM Networking at Venture...