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First image of newborn planet captured by ESO VLT
A team of international astronauts has recently captured the first image of a newborn planet, at the very moment when it is forming within the disc of powder surrounding the young star.
Publication date 07/18/2018
Source INAF
Wulfenite discovered in Calabria
For the first time, Wulfenite, a very rare and valued mineral named after Austrian botanist and geologist Franz Xaver von Wulfen, was identified in Calabria. It is usually used for the extraction of molybdenum.
Publication date 07/04/2018
SKA telescope in Australia, Italy project partner
The first 256 antennas have been installed in the outback, the large semi-desert area in Australia, under the  Square Kilometre Array – SKA project.
Publication date 06/22/2018
Source INAF
Campi Flegrei, a new interpretation of bradyseism
Understanding the origin of bradyseism at the Campi Flegrei caldera is the objective of a study carried out by INGV - Osservatorio Vesuviano - INGV-OV, Università della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli...
Publication date 06/21/2018
Source INGV
Sapienza University: students translate Phyphox into Italian
There is an app which transforms a smartphone into a physics lab, thus allowing to make and design physics tests in the classroom, and it is now available also in Italian.
Publication date 06/15/2018
Source Sapienza Università di Roma