In Messina industrial area there is the first solar plant in the world that produce energy by mirrors, sun and sand without use of silicon. Only natural materials. A energy natural, renewable and clean. The technology is called STEM – Solar Thermo Electric Magaldi. more on www.magaldi.com
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In July 6 2016, Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has delivered Pietro Venuti, the third U212A Todaro-class submarine, to the Italian Navy at its shipyard of Muggiano – La Spezia. The submarine Pietro Venuti is the 101st made to Muggiano since 1907. It is part of a series of four units the Italian Central Unit for Naval Armament […]
The mission of the IIT Graphene Labs is to develop two dimensional (2D) crystals, both for exploring fundamental phenomena and for conceiving their application in technological solutions such as material production, energy generation and storage, health and biomedical applications, optoelectronics.
Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT), the world’s longest tunnel. The railway tunnel through the Alps in Switzerland opened in 2016. A route length 57.09 km that is the deepest traffic tunnel and the first flat, low-level route through the Alps.
The museum is open from late November to mid-April during the the ski season, thought to enrich the tourist experience in one of the busiest places in Italy and Europe. 2275 meters a.s.l. and an average of 350 entrances per day registered in the ski season. This is the sixth and final museum of MMM. […]
The hi-tech mine where the apples of the Dolomites are stored (Val di Non, Trento). Melinda signed the project developed by scientists of the University of Trento and Trondheim. The energy, economic and logistical savings and the cutting of consumption of water, preservatives and territory, are unprecedented and would justify the future investment of 23 million euro, ready […]
A fashion reportage inside the TIMLab for IL – Idee e Lifestyle del Sole 24 ORE. TIMLab is the Group’s Research Centre working to ensure its tradition of technological innovation started 50 years ago in Turin by CSELT, the Reaserch Centre and Laboratories for Telecommunications.
SKYWAY, the way to the top of Europe. A very comfortable and beautiful hi-tech. The ropeway of MONT BLANC opened in 2015. It brings worldwide tourists at 3550 meters in only 8 minutes. It sells over 1000 revenue per day on average.
The oldest ghetto in the world is to be found in Venice. Today only a few Jews live here but once more than 5,000 people lived in the Ghetto in confined spaces. The Venetian Ghetto was instituted on 29 March 1516, though political restrictions on Jewish rights and residences existed before that date. Today, the […]
The botanical garden as a site for the conservation of biodiversity. Considering That only 10% of the plant species on earth in known, the role of point of research is extremely. The new Biodiversity Garden is a hi-tech project of the University of Padua. A solar active building simulating the climatic conditions of the planet’s biomes […]
The Sardinia Radio Telescope is the new radio telescope with a diameter of 64 meters thanks to its active surface – composed by more than 1100 actuators – that allows to operate in the 3-mm band, is the largest and most modern instrument of its kind in Europe and second in the world, exceeded only […]
Bjarke Ingels Group, often referred to as BIG, is a Copenhagen and New York based group of architects, designers, and builders operating within the fields of architecture, urbanism, research and development. The office is currently involved in a large number of projects throughout Europe, North America, Asia and the Middle East. As of 2016, the […]
The national team of Paralympic sledge hockey during one workout. Andrea Chiarotti is the captain of the Italian national sledge hockey. He was the Italian flag bearer at the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympics.
An exodus along more than a decade that involved 350,000 people: the plight of the people of Istria, Rijeka and Dalmatia in 1943 until the fifties left their homes to finish in one of the 130 Italian places where they had set up refugee camps, lives in 2,000 cubic meters of household in the Magazzino […]
The Brenner Base Tunnel is a horizontal railway line running through the Alps; a railway line for the future. The Brenner Base Tunnel is the main element of the new Brenner railway from Munich to Verona. At 64 km, it is the longest underground railway connection in the world, a pioneering work of engineering and […]
WU (Wien University of Economics and Business) with 24,000 students is the EU’s largest educational institution for business and economics, business law, and social sciences.
After Antarctica and the Carpathian Mountains, now the Julian Alps. Pulled out a white and matte carrot of 7.7 meters, the longest ever mined in Italy. Researchers probing the ice to study the climate of the past and use these data to create models able to tell us what is happening to the planet.
The capital of Azerbaijan changed her face. Palaces and museums, culture and art, clubs and beautiful life. Thanks to oil money the city is a great open-air yard. Before the model was Paris, than Dubai. Now the future is here. Baku has been a center of the Silk Road, which is now making resurgence with […]
The SIOT – Società Italiana per l’Oleodotto Transalpino S.p.A. was founded in Trieste in 1964 to manage the Italian section of the Transalpine Pipeline. SIOT Marine Terminal is located in the Bay of Muggia in the Gulf of Trieste and is the starting point of the TAL system. From Trieste, the TAL Pipeline runs through […]
A fashion reportage inside the Vannucci Piante the largest nursery area of europe for IL – Idee e Lifestyle del Sole 24 ORE. Since 1938 the company Vannucci has cultivate plants in Pistoia, Tuscany, where is a perfect combination of very fertile soil and a unique micro-climate.
Turkish Soap Opera, a cultural wave that has hit the Middle East, overwhelmed the Balkans, and now tries to establish itself in the schedules of Europe. They are a cultural phenomenon and a business ever more generous, which records 100% per year for television sales.
Medical tourism, Istanbul the splendid destination for health to five stars. Mostly German, British, Bulgarian couples and wealthy Arabs come for the charm of the location and the excellent relation between quality and price.
A train journey from Zurich to Istanbul. A turn back the clock, a new experience at every station, an antidote to the hustle and boredom. Stations, locomotives and wagons, from new technology to old one, for test the difference of the European standard.
Fashion reportage inside the areas of SIOT – Società Italiana per l’Oleodotto Transalpino S.p.A. for IL – Idee e Lifestyle del Sole 24 ORE.
They come with charter flights from large and small cities of Russia and are saving the Alps. Hoteliers are organized and nightclubs throw theme nights for the new guest.
In 2013 Mossi Ghisolfi Group opened in Crescentino (Italy) the first implant in the world for the production of Biofuels, chemical products derived from non-food biomass and engineering relating to these plants: it is in this area that the Biochemtex, Beta Renewables, Biochemtex Agro and IBP companies operate.
They parade in Ferrari at Como Lake and harvesting grapes of Rosso Piceno: are the models of “Dream Come Top Model“, the reality show that uses the Made in Italy as a set. And that is making the fortune of its founder, the 29 year-old Steven Luo.
SISSA, the International School for Advanced Studies, was founded in 1978 and is a scientific center of excellence within the national and international academic scene. Located in Italy, in the city of Trieste, it features 67 professors, about 130 post-docs, 245 PhD students and 95 technical administrative staff. Situated on the scenic Karst upland, the […]
Totip, a contest whose goal was the prediction of the outcome of various horse racing. The first contest was realized May 30, 1948 and the two winners, in Milan and Naples, went almost a million and a half of Lire. On 30 June 2007 the government concession expired, due to the decline of interest the […]