Meeting ‘Sustainable Mobility’

The Sacro Convento in Assisi and the National Academy of Sciences called Academy of the XL are organizing since many years international meetings to address the complex and delicate relationships between care and protection of Creation and technological progress. The participation in the meetings of scholars and decision making bodies provides a unique opportunity to…

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Seminar ‘Knowing and valorizing Science. Forming and Informing’

The seminar ‘Knowing and valorizing Science. Forming and Informing’ will take place on Saturday September 8, 2012 at the Academy Library, Scuderie Vecchie di Villa Torlonia (Via L. Spallanzani 1/A), Roma. The results of the project ‘Biodiversity, an essential resource of nature. Knowledge and valorization through the school’, realized by the Academy in collaboration with the…

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5 PER MILLE for the National Academy of Sciences called of the XL

The National Academy of Sciences called Academy of the XL participates in the distribution of the so-called ‘5 per mille’ quota. To support the Academy with the ‘5 per mille’ quota, it suffices to sign the box dedicated to the ‘associazioni e fondazioni riconosciute che operano nei settori di cui all’art. 10, c.1, lett a), D.…

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Opening ceremony of the 230th Academic Year

The opening ceremony of the 230th Academic year has taken place on May 10th, 2012 at the Library in Villa Torlonia, Rome. Carlo Doglioni, Professor of Structural Geology at Sapienza University of Rome; Pierdomenico Perata, Professor of Plant Physiology at the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna di Pisa; Luciano Mayol Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University Federico II…

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Meeting ‘History and Memoirs of the National Institute of Health’

The IV meeting ‘History and Memoirs of the National Institute of Health’, promoted by the Institute, presents unpublished information that represents a rich account of the history of Italian public health. Speakers: Monica Bettoni, Carla Basili, Carlo Cecere, Emilia Chiancone, Edoardo Currà, Paola De Castro, Rosalia Ferrara, Enrico Garaci, Rodolfo Gaudio, Cesira Paolini, Alessandro Portelli. The…

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The voice of scientists

Appeal to the President of the Republic in favor of science and scientific culture – The 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy represents the ideal occasion to recall the important role played by scientists. This recollection cannot be simply commemorative since a profound and expert knowledge of reality and its languages has become and will…

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Presentation of the volume ‘Science in Southern Italy after the Unification of Italy ‘ (La Scienza nel Mezzogiorno dopo l’Unità d’Italia)

The series of meetings started in 2008 to present the study program of the National Committee ‘Science in Southern Italy from the country’s unification’ (‘La Scienza nel Mezzogiorno dall’Unità d’Italia ad oggi) and the related volume ‘Science in Southern Italy after Italy’s Unification’ (La Scienza nel Mezzogiorno dopo l’Unità d’Italia’), published by Rubbettino, ends today…

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Meeting ‘Italian Scientists and Italy’s Unification’

The Meeting is promoted in the framework of the celebrations for the 150th anniversary of Italy’s Unification. The Italian scientific community played a major role during the unification process, the so-called Risorgimento, and in the creation of the Unified State. This is borne out by the presence of important scientific figures like Stanislao Cannizzaro, Carlo Matteucci, Quintino…

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Gian Tommaso Scarascia Mugnozza, a scientist at the service of the Country’

The National Academy of Sciences remembers the beloved President prof. Gian Tommaso Scarascia Mugnozza, together with Authorities, colleagues and pupils during the ceremony that will take place at the Sala degli Atti Parlamentari of the Biblioteca del Senato ‘Giovanni Spadolini’ (Piazza della Minerva 38). at 9.30 a.m. Speakers: Alessandro Ballio, Luigi Berlinguer, Gerardo Bianco, Antonio Blanco,…

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