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InSight: NASA’s probe on Mars with Italian technologies
NASA’s InSight probe that will explore the interior structure of Mars has successfully landed on the Martian soil and has sent back its first image. The US mission carries some Italian technologies...
Publication date 11/29/2018
Source IIT
Nanoporous metals for energy saving
The use of nanoporous metals could help develop very light structures in the aerospace and vehicle sectors, allowing for considerable energy savings.
Publication date 11/28/2018
Source UNICA
Life in space: Paolo Nespoli’s story at Festival del Blu
Success story
It may be surprising that the story of a great scientific and technological adventure can capture people’s imagination more than an adventure at the edges of reality. It is not surprising, however...
Publication date 10/23/2018
Source Redazione ResearchItaly
BepiColombo mission launched, Europe to discover Mercury
On Saturday 20 October 2018, a launch from the European spaceport of Kourou, French Guyana, set off BepiColombo, the mission under European leadership which aims at exploring Mercury, the planet closest...
Publication date 10/22/2018
Source ASI
Beyond, this is the name of Luca Parmitano’s second mission
Beyond is the name of Luca Parmitano’s second space mission that will take the Italian astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) in July 2019 as part of Expedition 60/61, together with astronauts...
Publication date 10/02/2018
Source ASI
What is the shape of galaxy clusters?
Success story
The 3D shape of galaxy clusters is ellipsoidal, according to a study conducted by an international team of astronomers, recently published in the journal The Astrophysical Journal Letters.
Publication date 08/21/2018
Source INAF, Università di Bologna