According to a research carried out by the University of Milan, the Italian glaciers (especially the Lombard ones) in the period from 1979 to 2005 have withdrawn considerably, ranging from 117 square kilometers to 92 square kilometers, with a particular reduction since 2000 onwards . To do and spend it is the smaller glaciers, which in addition to having to fight with global warming, sometimes have to protect themselves from the man.
Réunis à Marrakech au titre de la COP22, quelque 200 pays se sont mis d’accord pour mettre au point d’ici à décembre 2018 les règles d’application de l’accord sur le climat conclu l’an dernier à Paris. Cet accord prévoit de maintenir la température mondiale « bien en dessous de 2°C par rapport aux niveaux préindustriels » et ...
2016 PhotoPlus Expo Our 5 Minute Show Recap Video
2016 PhotoPlus Expo NYC is the most popular show for photographers both beginners and pros. This is the only show that offers the opportunity to photographers to actually see new products, handle them and talk to the experts about their products. Many wait for this show to bring in their gear to find out the best way to use it. Even I learn something new about my ...
The condition of the Rhone glacier in Switzerland, partly covered by sheeting to protect it from excessive heat.
The recession and the retreat of glaciers since 1850 is the geological phenomenon in which the surface and the thickness of terrestrial glaciers have ...
The reenactment is an activity with which they will propose events or ages past situations.
In recent years this phenomenon has been increasingly the subject of attention for the growing number of people who have joined.
Historical re-enactors (or simply re-enactors) then try to bring history ...
Photos, Video by Len Rapoport
A 34 Year Tradition
That tradition was brought back to life 34 years ago and the Mermaid Parade was born. So it was with great delight and anticipation that I was going to cover the parade again this year. Our correspondents couldn’t make it but my wife and I decided we would do it alone.
Fighting for a parking ...
Photos and Article By: Len and Gladys Rapoport – Correspondent: Amy Bursor
The International Beauty Show (IBS) is of course the largest beauty show of its kind to hit New York and as we know by now are the leaders in education and the showcasing of new products for the beauty and professional industry. They co-host the show with the Esthetics and Spa Conference, which in itself is a huge show to attend ...
Covering This Assignment
As my readers know I cover a number of parades in New York and decided I would take a shot at covering the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year. I was concerned about the number of people there and with the recent terrorist attacks concerned for my safety. Both of these concerns were unfounded and it turned out to ...
The Trevi Fountain in Rome has been off for five minutes as a sign of closeness to the people of Paris. The ceremony was attended by Undersecretary of Council Presidency Claudio De Vincenti, the ambassador French in Rome Catherine Colonna and the prefect Francesco Paolo Truncates Commissioner of Rome.
“We must be aware that we must be firm and convinced of the values of democracy and freedom. Suspended in response but calm he said De Vincenti remembering facts “tragic and horrible happened in Paris.” The ...
The Polledrara of Cecanibbio
A field to fossil elephants over 300,000 years ago
The territory north-west of Rome extends from the slopes of the volcanic Sabatino returned to the coastal plain, over the past decades, several traces of human settlement dating back to the animal and middle-upper Pleistocene.
These include the site of the Polledrara Cecanibbio for the richness of its archeological and paleontological is certainly one of the most important deposits in ancient elephant (Palaeoloxodon antiquus). (archeoroma.beniculturali.it/)
Interview: Anna ...