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out by the University of Milan, the Italian glaciers (especially the Lombard ones) in the period from 1979 to 2005 have withdrawn considerably, ranging from 117 square kilometers to 92 square kilometers, with a particular reduction since 2000 onwards .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.
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 ...
Checks increased in Museums: so the capital is preparing for the Jubilee. Services Italian: “We are ready.” Schengen suspended: every citizen is part of Europe will be filed.
In Rome, awaiting the imminent Jubilee (scheduled for 8 December), special surveillance are the Colosseum and St. Peter’s Square, where from Monday, November 23 will be installed metal detectors (Expo model).
More controls were also prepared in the municipal museums and on the metro and buses, will rise where uniformed officers. No-fly ...
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 ...
« Nous sommes responsables non seulement de ce que nous faisons mais également de ce que nous ne faisons pas. » Jean-Baptiste Poquelin
Quand l’artisan connaît l’œuvre à accomplir, il sait de suite les outils qu’il lui faudra utiliser.
Connaissance des hommes et maîtrise des techniques obligent, les œuvres de Rudy RICCIOTTI comme celles de quelques architectes sont élaborées selon ce principe. Après un recul nécessaire à l’étude du dossier et que décision est prise de matérialiser un projet, ils s’entourent de multiples partenaires qu’il leur faut fédérer pour une parfaite collaboration à l’accomplissement de leur mission dans les temps impartis. Plaçant toujours sa confiance en ces outils de qualité que sont les différents corps ...
The Belgian Air Force celebrated it’s 100th anniversary last September, featuring a large airshow, almost unique of it’s kind in Europe. Besides the 100th anniversary, the Belgian Air Force also celebrated the 40th anniversary of the F-16 Fighting Falcon, Belgium’s front line fighter.
The event took place at Kleine Brogel, a municipality fairly close to the Dutch border and ...
Historic motor racing is very popular in Europe. Amongst the ever-growing amount of events is the Bosch Hockenheim Historic – Jim Clark Revival, hosted on the Hockenheimring in Germany.
The track was originally built-in 1932 using roads in the forest as an alternative to the Wildpark-Circuit in Karlsruhe. The Hockenheimring was used for motorcycle racing and was expanded to be used as test track for Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union in 1936.
Originally, the track was eight kilometres ...
Chaque année depuis 2009, la petite station Valaisanne des Marécottes accueille un contest de ski & snowboard hors du commun. Ils sont 22 riders – 11 skieurs et 11 snowboarders – freestyle internationaux triés sur le volet à s’emparer de la colline à Norbert, sur la piste de l’Eau-Neuve afin de défier cette gigantesque bosse pour le commun ...
For more than half a decade, the Boucles de Spa is one of Belgium’s most important rallies. To go back in time we have to take a look at the year 1953, the first year of this legendary event. Big international names such as Stig Blomqvist, Tony Pond and Björn Waldegard claimed victory in the past.
In 2006 the event transformed into the Legend Boucles de Spa, in fact a regularity test for rally cars from ...