Launch in Rome of the Portal of Science Archives in Italy

The first event publicising the italian Portal of Science Archives (PSA) will be held in Rome on February 25, 2019 at the Library of the Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze detta dei XL  (the XL Academy). The Portal is a joint project of the XL Academy and of the National Museum of Science and Technology “ Leonardo da Vinci” based in…

Details

The Portal of Science Archives. Presentation in Rome and Milan

The Science Archives Portal, a joint endeavour of the Academy and of the Science and Technology Museum Leonardo da Vinci in Milan (with the contribution of MIUR, the italian Ministry for higher Education and Research), will be officially presented during  two public events to be held in Rome (February 25) and Milan (March 4). The…

Details

Steps to a shared strategy for developing the Citizen Science in Italy

Accademia dei XL confirms its committment to promote and organize a national network coordinating Citizen Science in Italy, in close collaboration with the Museum of Natural History in Milano, and the European Citizen Science Association (ECSA). On february 1-2, a round table will be held at the Library of the Academy in Rome. The meeting,…

Details

Giotto Dainelli: explorer. A meeting in Rome

On the fiftieth anniversary of the death of this distinguished scientist, the National Academy of Sciences called of the XL, the Italian Geographical Society, and the International  Association of Mediterranean and Eastern Studies (ISMEO), organize the meeting ‘Giotto Dainelli: geographer, geologist, explorer’ to be held in Rome on December 10 and 11, 2018. Giotto Dainelli,…

Details

Science, industry and public health during the Great War A Meeting in Rome

The Meeting on November 16, 2018 closes the tour of encounters centered on the relationship between ‘Sciences and the Great War’ promoted on the occasion of the centenary of the first World War by the Academy of the XL in collaboration with the National Research Council and the major Italian History of Science Societies. The conference…

Details

QuarantaScienza. Scienziati on-line: the 2018 conferences at the start

‘Nucleic acids, proteins and the chemical language of life’ is the subject chosen for 2018. A look at the so-called informational macromolecules will lead to understanding how their concerted action confers to living beings the characteristics that distinguish them from inanimate matter and how a relatively small number of molecules is able to store and…

Details

National Committee Angelo Secchi SJ – call for selection

The National Committee for the Celebrations of the Bicentenary of the Birth of Angelo Secchi, nominated with the Ministerial Decree n.570 of 20.12.2017 whose seat is at the Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze detta dei XL in Rome, published the call for a selection to produce a documentary on Angelo Secchi SJ in collaboration with the…

Details

The National Committee Angelo Secchi SJ. Forthcoming appointments.

The celebrations for the 200th anniversary of the birth of Angelo Secchi SJ, illustrious member of the National Academy of Sciences called of the XL, are at start. The National Committee set up by the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Tourism (MIBACT) is handled by the proposing institutions, the National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF) and…

Details